Arunachalam Muthiah is a senior market analyst for IDC New Zealand's Peripherals research group. Some of his responsibilities in this role include quantitative data tracking, forecasting, analyzing market trends and business opportunities, working on consulting projects, and delivering strategic market insights within the peripherals market.
Prior to joining IDC, Arun had carried out various syndicated market research and consulting studies during his tenure with Flextronics and Frost & Sullivan. In this period, he also gained considerable experience in conducting competitive analysis studies, developing business plans, monitoring product profitability margins through determining product costs, and tracking organizational performance via key operational and financial metrics.
Arun graduated with a Master of Business Administration from Nottingham Trent University and Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering degree from PSG College of Technology.