Research Director – IDC Financial Insights Asia/Pacific & Country Manager – IDC Thailand
Michael Araneta is Research Director – IDC Financial Insights, leading the Asia/Pacific Banking Strategies Practice and the Asia/Pacific IT Strategies Practice. Concurrently, Michael is Country Manager for IDC Thailand.
Together with IDC Financial Insights' elite team of analysts, Michael regularly engages with the key decision makers in Asia's top financial services institutions. In his consulting role, he works closely with IDC’s research teams and global account managers on custom research and business intelligence assignments. Michael is also responsible for the regional go-to-market strategies of both financial institutions and financial technology vendors.
Michael's recent work has proven that he is the go-to analyst for a broad range of strategic and tactical issues in the Asia/Pacific banking landscape. To date, Michael has consulted clients on a range of topical issues including mergers and acquisitions of banks in the region, Big Data, Social Media in banking, product innovation strategies, customer centricity and CRM initiatives, vendor product portfolio positioning, and core banking systems strategies.
Michael regularly presents to senior-level banking practitioners in briefings around the world and is quoted frequently in various international media.
For his IDC Thailand role, Michael oversees IDC's business in Thailand. Michael is instrumental in strengthening IDC Thailand's and IDC ASEAN's research and sales divisions. With extensive experience as an IDC analyst and a reputation for excellent client management, he is focused on boosting IDC's prominence in the Thai and ASEAN market.Team: Financial Insights,
IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Financial Services 2016 Predictions – APEJ Implications
Michael Araneta, Thomas Zink, Michael Sek Pheng Yeo, Arpita Mitra, Agus Kurniadi, Sui-Jon Ho
Jan 2016 - Doc # AP40586215 IDC FutureScape
This IDC Financial Insights study presents the top 10 predictions for global financial services as they apply to the Asia/Pacific market. We present the top 10 areas that we believe will profoundly reshape organizations' use of IT, espec ...purchase document
IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Financial Services
Scott Lundstrom, Marc DeCastro, Michael Araneta, Andrei Charniauski, Lawrence Freeborn, Karen Massey, Jerry Silva, James Wester, Thomas Zink, Bill Fearnley
Nov 2015 - Doc # 259770 IDC FutureScape
This IDC study presents the top 10 predictions for the financial services industries. Each prediction is shaped by a common set of key drivers that provides a planning tool for technology leaders and their line-of-business counterparts t ...purchase document