Research Associates
Saharsh Agarwal
Saharsh is interested in network effects, analytics and innovation. He is currently working with Professor Deepa Mani to understand how inventor networks affect innovation outcomes for a firm. Saharsh obtained a bachelor's degree in electronics from BITS Pilani, after which he worked for a year in the retail analytics space
Pradeep Pachigolla
Pradeep works with Prof. Deepa Mani and is interested in researching consumer centric problems using data and quantitative methods. He completed his engineering from IIT Madras. After about 10 year in the industry working in data science field, he moved to the academia. In his last role he was head of strategic campaigns at CIMB bank Malaysia. He brings with him a diverse experience of working with top consulting and financial services firms in 9 countries across the world.

Naveen T B
Naveen works as a Research Associate with Prof. Deepa Mani. He graduated from NITK, Surathkal and worked for almost four years as an iOS developer. Later he went on to pursue an MBA from Indian School of Business and worked as a Product Manager for almost an year. He is interested in solving policy issues using analytical methods and exploring how Data Science techniques are changing the industry landscape.