Managing Director, IDC South Asia
Jaideep Mehta is Managing Director - IDC India and South Asia. He joined the company in early 2011 to set up IDC’s wholly owned subsidiary operations in India, and subsequently in South Asia. Aside from India, he has advised and presented to business leaders and technology leaders in Europe, Asia, USA and Japan. From macro-economic trends to technology disruptions, and market and industry analysis, he has blogged, written and presented on a wide range of topics. Jaideep has been awarded the “Patrick J McGovern IDC Entrepreneur of the Year 2015” for consistent excellence in leading the South Asia team to success and “Leadership Award for Contribution to Market Research” by the World Marketing Congress in 2014, and under his leadership, IDC India was conferred the CIO Choice Award for “IT Advisor of the Year” three years consecutively in 2014, 2015 & 2016.
Prior to his current role, he was based in London, UK and worked at Gartner for over 5 years where he was Regional VP, Sales & Business Development – EMEA. Before Gartner, he spent more than 2 and a half years in the Indian outsourcing sector, most notably at Zensar Technologies where he spearheaded the set up to their Financial Services practice in Europe.
During the late nineties, he was the Co-Founder and CEO of a software products company based in New Delhi which successfully launched Asia’s first Guest Relationship Management product for luxury hotels. The company was sold to the partners of a private equity firm.
Jaideep is a graduate from the Shriram College of Commerce, Delhi University and holds an MBA degree from IIM, Bangalore and the Manchester Business School, UK. He enjoys reading, the occasional game of tennis and driving to remote parts of India.
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IDC Insights Awards 2016: Leading Case Studies
Sahaj Kumar, Shalil Gupta, Jaideep Mehta
Jan 2017 - Doc # AP42185616 IDC Presentation
This IDC Presentation contains leading case studies from 49 enterprises in India that have been selected from 235 nominations that were received from various CIOs/business leaders/IT leaders for the IDC Insights Awards 2016. This award prog...purchase document
CISCO India Summit: Innovation in the Digital Era
Gaurav Sharma, Jaideep Mehta, Akanksha Padha
Feb 2016 - Doc # AP40974516 Flash
This IDC Flash discusses the announcements made at the Cisco India Analyst & Media Summit held in Jaipur, India on December 15 and 16, 2015. The event focused on Cisco's capabilities and work in the field of enabling digital transformat...purchase document