Sanchit Vir Gogia

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Sanchit is the Chief Analyst & CEO of Greyhound Research, an independent IT & Telecom Research & Advisory firm. He also serves as Founder & CEO of Greyhound Knowledge Group that operates under three brands – Greyhound Research, Greyhound Sculpt and Greyhound Technocrat.

Greyhound Knowledge Group is a corporate group offering Business, Technology and Talent Research & Advisory services in Emerging Markets. Under Sanchit’s leadership the Group has achieved four-digit growth year-on-year and won more than a dozen accolades since the company’s inception in April 2013.

Sanchit is a highly recognized and reputed IT analyst, consultant and advisor. He is also the author of the famous blog, As Disruptive As IT Gets that has readership from over 100 countries. Sanchit’s blog has been rated at number 10 in the top 20 global resources for Business IT leaders in 2014 and as one of the 50 Must-Read IT Blogs of 2013 across the globe!

Known for his passion for emerging markets and technologies, he has gained repute in the technology community by authoring numerous thought provoking reports on topics like Cloud Computing, Big Data and Customer Engagement. With nearly 15 years experience in research, strategy, sales and marketing, Sanchit has spent under a decade as an IT analyst, advisor and consultant and works closely with multiple stakeholders in the technology ecosystem including IT decision makers, IT vendors, IT channel partners, venture capitalist/private equity funds, government institutions and start-ups.

A serial entrepreneur, Sanchit launched his first company at the age of 16. It was one of India’s first B2C eCommerce players and the company sold eLearning-based computer courses to students across India. His second venture was an events company that he started at the age of 24. Sanchit’s latest venture is Greyhound Knowledge Group that he started at the age of 29.

Prior to establishing Greyhound Knowledge Group, Sanchit was a lead analyst for Forrester Research and helped establish multiple research practices in emerging markets.

He is a well recognized expert, commentator and speaker at various industry events. Highly sought after by the media, Sanchit is frequently quoted across both mainstream and online news portals. Sanchit also features regularly as the jury in multiple CxO awards.

Sanchit graduated from University of Delhi with a Degree in Economics and holds two Degrees in Marketing and Management from University of Leeds, UK.

Sanchit is an avid reader and writer and is currently penning his first book. He is also a dog lover, Royal Enfield enthusiast, theatre artist, pianist, numerologist and an aspiring stand-up comedian.