Amiya Chakraborty

Amiya Chakraborty

AVP - Sales

Amiya is a seasoned research professional with experience across IT, Telcom, BFSI, Retail and Healthcare sectors. He specialises in providing clients with superior leadership during critical transition phases, including acquiring new clients, developing fieldwork solution for all the research requirements, implementing budget reductions, writing business plans, and installing effective management information systems.

Tinu Thomas

Tinu Thomas

Business Development Head

Tinu Thomas heads the lead generation and data services at iRS. He's a sales and customer oriented professional with over 12 years of international experience. Having worked and studied across Europe and the Middle East, Tinu brings a deep sense of cultural awareness and helps his clients with value added and customised solutions. His peers in the industry find him easy to get along with farsighted and strategic insights, all qualities of a dynamic sales person. Tinu holds a Bachelors degree in Hospitality Management from a renowned college in Switzerland. Apart from his proffessional responsibilities, Tinu supports Barcelona FC and enjoys discussing the Spanish football league.

Kevin Anthony

Kevin Anthony

VP - Sales & Client Success

Kevin is a seasoned professional in consultative business development with 13 years’ experience in helping clients meet their strategic objectives through thought leadership and market research. As a result, he brings a wealth of domain knowledge and relationship management skills to iResearch Services. He has used both to expand iResearch’s business in the North American & European market and establish the firm as a leading player across multiple industries.  “Consistency is the key to success” is what he believes in.  Apart from his professional commitments Kevin enjoys fresh water angling and camping.

Andrew Newby

Andrew Newby

Director - Operations UK

Andrew Newby is research and project manager with over 23 years of experience concentrated in the business media sector with the Economist Intelligence Unit, Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC, and Thomson Reuters.He developed annual reviews of service provision in foreign exchange, cash management and private banking, which have become industry benchmarks. Involved in over 200 Economist research initiatives since 2008, Andrew’s recent projects include the quarterly Economist and Financial Times Global Business Confidence barometer.

Ashok Iyer

Ashok Iyer

AVP - CATI Operations

Ashok brings over 14 years of experience in managing and growing the research & analysis team. He is responsible for end-to-end service delivery in two divisions: “content research” and “research'' which includes primary and secondary research”. Ashok has an extensive experience in supporting client innovation and has lead major research and consulting initiatives to identify client’s unmet needs and competitive opportunities. Apart from his professional responsibilities he enjoys cricket and has a passion for driving and has also initiated various sports and other social activities at iResearch Services.

Mohammad Khaja Hussain

Mohammad Khaja Hussain

AVP - Panel

Mo'hammed spearheads the technology, panel & analytics units. He brings over a decade of expertise in technology, strategy & account management. He is an alumni of ICFAI Business School. 

Rahul Johar

Rahul Johar

Executive Director

Rahul has a Master of Science degree in International Marketing from the University of Leeds and a Certificate in e-Commerce & Accounting from the London School of Economics.

He has worked for the University of Westminster as the Managing Director of Westminster Business Consultants Pvt. Ltd., a market research and support company promoting entrepreneurship, start-ups and SME’s in the UK. He was also the Co-Founder of a UK body set-up to promote Entrepreneurship among students in the UK, in coordination with the European counter parts JADE, Europe which is also supported by the European Union.

Siddharth Srinivasan

Siddharth Srinivasan

Quality, GDPR Assoc & MR Head

Siddharth Srinivasan is the Head of Quality along with being the DPO for iResearch Services with an experience of more than 10 years in the fields of Quality, Six Sigma, IT Security auditing and Privacy standards and drives compliance from all aspects giving our clients 360 degree satisfaction.In his spare time, Sid enjoys sketching, gaming, watching sci-fi movies and listening to music.

Niraj Shirgaokar

Niraj Shirgaokar

Executive Director

Mr. Niraj Shirgaokar has a Bachelors Degree in Computer Engineering from the Bombay University with 15 years of experience in professionally managed multi-national Companies, after which he has joined the family business in the year 2005.

Mr. Shirgaokar currently  is the Managing Director of The Ugar Sugar Works Ltd., the parent organization of the Shirgaokar Group of Companies having interests  in sugar, power, ethanol, IMFL, foundries and I.T.   Prior to joining The Ugar Sugar Works Ltd.,  he has worked with  Siemens Information Systems Ltd. (part of Siemens India) and  Patni Computer Systems, Inc,  (now known as IGATE).  Whilst working  with Patni, he was based in California, USA for a period of 5 years. 

He has served as the President of South Indian Sugar Mills Association (SISMA), which looks into the interests of over 60 Sugar Mills in the South of India.  He is currently associated with the National Body of Sugar Manufacturers in India, the Indian Sugar Mills Association (ISMA), New Delhi and is the Chairman of its Biofuels, Pollution,  Ethanol and  Energy Efficiency Sub-Committee.

He is also an avid sportsman and has played Squash for India.  He has represented the country at the World Open Squash Doubles Championship.   He has been the Over – 35 National Squash Champion;  twice  a National Doubles Finalist and has been the Captain of the victorious Maharashtra State Men’s Squash Team for over two years.  He was best ranked in the top 8 men in the Indian National Squash Circuit in his prime.  He has represented Otters Club, Bombay Gymkhana as well as the Bombay University in a winning capacity and as Captain several times.   He is also a keen Golfer, Tennis Player  and Cricketer.

Yogesh Shah

Yogesh Shah

Director Sales

Yogesh leads iResearch Services and works with end clients and research organizations globally aiding them to get valuable customer insights. Having an extensive background in market research, data analytics, consulting and business leadership, his skills in innovative research methodologies and managing large research projects are of a great value. He is an active member of CASRO, MRS, ESOMAR and MRSI.

As a managing director at iRS he looks after international sales, corporate strategy, managing cross-functional teams, consulting and new product development investments.

Yogesh holds an MBA in International Business & Marketing and a specialisation in Research and Data Analytics.

Prosenjit Ganguly

Prosenjit Ganguly

Sr. Manager - Sales & Client Success

Prosenjit is a Key accounts manager at iResearch services and works with our diversified clientele including but not limited to consulting firms, IT Analyst firms and Enterprises . After spending nearly a decade in research KPO's, Prosenjit understands that no single approach is the right one for every client. It’s how well you connect with your clientele whose problems you’re trying to solve and communicate your understanding back to them. When he is not busy solving problem statements for his clients, he enjoys trying different cuisines and discussing football. He is an avid supporter of Chelsea FC.

Terry Arnold

Terry Arnold

AVP - Business Development

Terry’s brand experience was gained in senior level roles at Lintas Worldwide and BBDO International. He subsequently combined this experience with digital marketing expertise to provide C-level business development, leadership, strategy and support, to market leading consultancies, agencies and brands. With 12 years of experience under his belt, he now helps companies formulate and execute research led thought leadership strategies for building relationships and sustainable brands at iResearch Services

Uddhav Daware

Uddhav Daware

Sr. Manager - Finance

Uddhav has over 10 years of experience in accounts, finance, and income tax. He has worked across different industries such as manufacturing, information technology and research and is currently responsible for accounts and finance at iResearch Services. Uddhav is an expert in accounts, finance, negotiations and new business set up. 

Kamaljit Gatore

Kamaljit Gatore

Sr. Manager - HR

Kamaljit leads the HR Department in iResearch Services. She holds a Master’s degree in HR. She has overall 9 years’ experience into HR. She is a dedicated, dynamic, enthusiastic, innovative HR professional. Kamaljit is primarily concerned with how people are managed within organizations, focusing on policies and systems. She knows how to drive the team with positive approach. Kamaljit is good at recruitments, HR strategy, Employee engagement and Performance Appraisal.

Alok Bharti

Alok Bharti

Sr. Manager - Communications

Alok is a seasoned marketing expert with 11 years of work experience. He has pivoted the digital transformation of one of the largest automobile companies in the World and consulted over 100  companies on marketing strategy. At iResearch Services he is responsible for marketing and communication. His favorite pastime is playing music and exploring undiscovered places.