Research Manager, Enterprise Applications
Mira Perry is the Research Manager for IDC Canada's Enterprise Applications practice. She joins the IDC Canada team after 5 years with IDC's Worldwide Software Business Solutions Group where she provided analysis of and guidance on the channel programs of global software vendors.
As the lead analyst for Canada's Enterprise Applications practice, Ms. Perry's research portfolio covers a broad range of enterprise application software offerings including Big Data, Social Business, and Cloud Solutions. She brings a depth of sales, marketing, and channel experience to this role, providing insight and analysis on the product portfolios and go-to market strategies of Canadian software vendors.
Ms. Perry’s business experience includes roles in business development, operations, marketing and public relations. After several years in the pharmaceutical industry, she transitioned to the technology industry where she spent over ten years leading global and regional initiatives for IBM and Microsoft.
Ms. Perry holds undergraduate degrees from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and Graduate Certificates from UNC-Chapel Hill and Duke University. She is currently writing her thesis to complete a graduate degree at Harvard University. Mira cheers for her beloved Tar Heels from IDC’s Toronto office.