Chaith Kondragunta is the founder of AnalytixInsight, Inc (publicly listed in Toronto). AnalytixInsight is a Big Data analytics platform company that provides products and services to a variety of institutions and consumer portals through data services, content licensing and web/mobile apps. Chaith started and grew the company, including a public listing, that now serves clients from 4 office locations globally. Clients include financial institutions like London Stock Exchange, Grupo Intesa Sanpaolo, and several large funds; as well as leading consumer brands like Wall Street Journal, Yahoo, AOL, and Samsung.
Prior to AnalytixInsight, Chaith’s primary experience was with the management consulting firm Stern Stewart & Co, where he led strategy and corporate finance advisory engagements globally, largely around measuring and improving shareholder value. He was founder and CEO of Stern Stewart’s India operations, expanded their footprint in S.Asia and eventually served as CEO of Stern Stewart Europe. In his consulting career, clients included Fortune 100 companies as well as leading firms in India and S.Asia across Retail, Energy, Telecom, Consumer Goods and Technology sectors.
Emil Tarazi has over a decade of experience at the crossroads of finance and technology. He has designed and run high frequency trading strategies in the US equity markets focused on ETF trading. He was previously at Cantor Fitzgerald where he ran the firm’s ETF Lead Market Making platform. Prior to that he was at UBS and HSBC in New York. Emil holds a BS and MS degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.