Arindam was born in a traditional North Kolkata joint family on March 12 1964. Being the eldest son of the family a lot of hopes and expectations were perhaps demanded of him. Little did anyone know that he would become an actor and a producer.
Arindam completed his plus two , ISC , from St Josephís College , Kolkata and went on to complete his graduation in B.Com (Hons) from St. Xavierís College, Kolkata. Next he completed his M.B.A. in marketing from I.I.S.W.B.M., Kolkata. He would have gone to the States to pursue his Ph.D in marketing had not his friend , Iqbal,
taken him to a television production company looking out for new actors.