Analyst Profile

Ranjit Atwal

Ranjit Atwal

Sr Director Analyst

24 years at Gartner,  28 years industry experience

Location:  United Kingdom  | Language(s):  English, Indian - Hindi, Indian - Punjabi

Roles and Responsibilities

Ranjit Atwal is a Research Director in Gartner's Quantitative Innovation team. Mr. Atwal has estimated the future impact of remote working on IT spending and created a Forecast Analysis: Remote and Hybrid Workers, Worldwide showing the change in the future of the workforce. The key question is how Technology will help manage and enhance employee performance as digital transformation takes place. Additionally, I am focused on the changing environment of PCs, smart wearables, and smartphones, evaluating the long-term changes in device usage. Some of his other research leverages the Technology attractiveness index (Tool: Technology Attractiveness Index), to evaluate the comparative products using an Index, within different markets such as Enterprise computing, process automation and data center. Mr. Atwal is often quoted in the press in publications such as The Economist and BBC.


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Atwal was an intelligence analyst with the Occupational Pensions Regulatory Authority, where he managed the research and intelligence unit.

Professional Background

  • Century Insurance, Business Analyst, 5 years
  • OPRA, Senior Intelligence Analyst, 3 years
  • Prudential Insurance, Fraud Analyst, 3 years


  • B.A., with honors, Business Management, South Bank University