Analyst Profile

Naresh Singh

Naresh Singh

Sr Director Analyst

17 years at Gartner,  26 years industry experience

Location:  India  | Language(s):  English, Indian - Hindi, Indian - Manipuri (Northeast India)

Roles and Responsibilities

Naresh Singh is a Senior Director Analyst in Gartner Research and Advisory, where he is part of the Technology Product Management practice. He focuses on delivering research and advice to product managers in technology and service provider organizations around the world. Mr. Singh has more than 15 years of engagements with clients globally on technology topics such as cloud connectivity, WAN transformation, data center networking, Ethernet fabric, white-box network equipment, and campus wired and wireless networks. Mr. Singh also regularly advises enterprise and SMB users in their strategic and tactical networking-related initiatives, involving the entire technology life cycles of assessing, selecting, using, troubleshooting/monitoring and upgrading.


Previous Experience

Mr. Singh has more than 15 years of experience in the IT and communications industry. Prior to Gartner, he has held various analyst, consulting and media roles in IDC and CyberMedia. Mr. Singh was a very successful Manager and Research Analyst at IDC, where he managed and led several exciting research, achieving significant business, and developed research talent under his management. He worked for six years as a Sub-editor, Reporter and Senior Correspondent in tech media at CyberMedia, a leading IT publisher in India.

Professional Background

  • CyberMedia, Senior Correspondent, 6 years
  • IDC India, Manager, Research, Communications, 3 years


  • B.A., Hansraj College, University of Delhi
  • M.B.A., Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New Delhi

Industry Awards/Accolades

  • Best employee award, CyberMedia
  • Best employee award, IDC
  • Research awards and membership in the exclusive EXP club, Gartner