PODCAST: Accelerating Businesses through Data Analytics | Candid Chat with Prithvijit Roy
Listening time: 60 minutes
Accelerating Businesses through Data Analytics | Candid Chat with Prithvijit Roy
Catch the CEO and Co-Founder of BRIDGEi2i Analytics Solutions, Prithvijit Roy or Jit as he’s fondly known, in a no-holds-barred interview with the host of The Podium, Akshay Datt. Right from the inception of the company to the state of competition, or the role of different Co-Founders, Jit opens up in a candid chit chat on what led to the creation of BRIDGEi2i. Jit also speaks about how his family shaped his views, decisions. Jit spent a major part of his formative years in Delhi. He explains his love for math and how the focus of ISI is unlike IIMs when it comes to placements and companies. Jit also throws light on BRIDGEi2i’s initial days – starting in a garage and having to deal with internet and network issues, finding clients, and moving up the ladder. Curious about what it takes to make it big with an entrepreneurial start-up of your own? Give this podcast a listen, and beat those start-up blues away.
Prithvijit Roy (Jit) is the CEO and one of the co-founders of BRIDGEi2i, with over 19 years of experience in the analytics industry. A Masters in Quantitative Economics from the Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), Calcutta, Prithvijit founded BRIDGEi2i in May 2011. Before this, he was responsible for setting up the analytics shared services organization for Hewlett Packard (HP) across multiple global locations. He was also part of the leadership team in building GE’s Analytics Center of Expertise in India and has worked at NIPFP and TERI.