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Angela Gelnaw

Sr. Research Analyst, Security Products

Angela Gelnaw is a Senior Research Analyst for IDC’s Legal, Risk and Compliance Program.  Her research explores the development and adoption of technology solutions used by the enterprise to help business leaders identify, track, and analyze both enterprise and technology risks; comply with global laws and regulations, industry standards, and corporate policies; and to monitor and manage corporate and IT governance initiatives in alignment with corporate strategy and business objectives.


Prior to joining IDC, Angela worked in due diligence and market research at Bain Capital, LLC in Boston, Massachusetts and has several years of experience working in market research, information organization, and knowledge management.

Angela Gelnaw is a Senior Research Analyst at IDC covering the Legal, Risk & Compliance Software markets. She has been working in research and knowledge management for more than seven (7) years primarily focused on the technology and media market.  Her professional research experience spans a variety of organizations including private equity and consulting firms as well as advertising agencies.


  • MBA from Boston College’s Carroll School of Management
  • Masters in Library & Information Science from Simmons College
  • Undergraduate degree in Business Marketing from the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business





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This IDC Web Conference presents discussion by compliance analyst Angela Gelnaw and storage analyst Andrew Smith who explore how deployment and pricing models are evolving to meet the compliance and eDiscovery needs of today's cloud-oriente...
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