Work History

Work History
Jan 2012 - Present

Manager, Market Research

Biostadt India Ltd.

The job function involves setting up a market research function at this firm to take care of the primary MR requirements as well as business intelligence. The role involves constant interaction with the top management for feeding strategic business inghts for development of marketing plans.

Aug 2009 - Dec 2011

Insights Director

IMRB International (a part of Kantar Group)

In my role as an Insights director,  I was involved in managing a team of research managers and being a trusted advisor to my key clients. The role involved meeting various business targets as well as developmental goals for subordinates.

Apr 2006 - Jul 2009

Research Manager / Research Executive

IMRB International (a part of Kantar Group)

In this role, I was incharge of managing the execution of various quantitative market research projects. Ensure smooth execution of projects from Proposal to presentation  stage. Work with starkeholders - internal (field, analysis  etc) as well as extenal (client , media agency etc) and ensure client's research objectives are met.

Education

Education
Jun 2004 - Mar 2006

Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management

Goa Insitute of Management

This is a 2 year post graduate diploma (equivalent of an M.B.A.) from one of the top 30 Business management institutes in India.

Skills

Skills

Generating Insights from data

This is a skill which is needed whenever a researcher looks at data - seeking insights

MS Office

Summary

Market Research and Insights professional with 6+ years experience

Experience in FMCG, Consumer durables, Media and other sectors.

Experience in  managing a team

Have been responsible for revenue and business  targets

Currently working on client end, setting up a MR function

Objective

To grow as a Market researcher while being open to learning and sharing my existing expertise in the domain

Interest

Following Formula 1 racing

Western Classical dancing forms - Jive, Salsa

Bollywood Trivia