Debanshu is one of the Co-founders of Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy, a New Delhi based think-tank. He advised the government on the design and drafting of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code and its subsequent implementation. He is an alumnus of Harvard University, the University of Oxford, and Hidayatullah National Law University. He attended Harvard as a Fulbright Scholar. Before co-founding Vidhi in 2013, he practised as an M&A lawyer with AZB & Partners.