Analyst Profile

Ganesh Ramamoorthy

Ganesh Ramamoorthy

Research VP

9 years at Gartner ,  18 years industry experience
Mumbai India


Roles and Responsibilities

Ganesh Ramamoorthy is a Research Vice President with Gartner, where he covers the global markets for application-specific semiconductors, semiconductor IP and design services, embedded software, the Internet of Things (IoT), the smart city and the smart grid. Mr. Ramamoorthy is the Agenda Manager for Gartner's Semiconductor Markets research agenda. He is responsible for commissioning research within the Semiconductor Group that provides insights into the key business and technological issues and challenges impacting the global semiconductor and electronics market. As an analyst, he mainly advises semiconductor and IoT vendors, as well as system integration and engineering service providers, on emerging opportunities, competitive landscapes, new product development, product positioning, and product and technology road map development for global IoT, embedded systems and semiconductor markets. He further advises government departments and industry bodies on issues pertaining to semiconductor and electronics industry policy, and national IoT, smart city and smart grid policy. He also conducts workshops on digital business transformation strategy and IoT implementation for C-level executives and for IT, product development, marketing and other business professionals across industry segments. He is a regular invited speaker at various global industry forums on semiconductors, embedded systems, the IoT, digital business, the smart city and smart grids. Mr. Ramamoorthy is an alumnus of Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani, from which he has a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering and a master's degree in mathematics. He has been working in the technology industry for the past 18 years.

Areas of Coverage

  • Semiconductors

Background

Previous Experience

Prior to his current role, Mr. Ramamoorthy was in charge of the industry research practice in his previous company. His role was to engage with clients on an ongoing basis to ensure timely delivery of top-quality customized industry research, manage client expectations, train associates on research methodologies, and ensure compliance with global quality standards, while assisting the sales organization in new client acquisition.

Professional Background

AIMS Management Consultants, Market Researcher, 1 year
Business Times, The Times of India Group, Senior Correspondent, IT and Telecom, 3 years
Netscribes India, Associate Vice President, Industry Research, 7 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Certified Lead Auditor for ISO 9001 Quality Management System

Education

B.E., with honors, Chemical Engineering, BITS, Pilani
M.Sc., with honors, Mathematics, BITS, Pilani

Languages

English
Indian - Hindi
Indian - Tamil