Gaurav has changed the way analytics education is being imparted in India. With Jigsaw Academy, Gaurav brought the innovative concept of online education in the field on analytics, disrupting the whole industry.
Bangalore, India (PRWEB) November 25, 2014
Gaurav Vohra, is the CEO of Jigsaw Academy, the online school of Analytics. In a recent list published by Analytics India Magazine, Gaurav featured among the 10 most prominent Analytics Academicians in India.
Analytics India Magazine (AIM), founded in 2012, is India’s leading online portal on Analytics and related fields. They aim for the promotion and discussion of ideas and thoughts on Business Analytics from India perspective.
This list of 10 most prominent Analytics Academicians in India was an endeavor by AIM to look at the people who are driving the flourishing analytics education industry in India. Analytics and Big Data has found much attention in India, as it has in the rest of the world and these academicians are driving this wave, spreading awareness about the industry and encouraging professionals to be a part of this booming industry.
“Gaurav has changed the way analytics education is being imparted in India. With Jigsaw Academy, Gaurav brought the innovative concept of online education in the field on analytics, disrupting the whole industry,” says AIM.
Other prominent academicians like Bappaditya Mukhopadhyay, Dakshinamurthy V Kolluru, Galit Shmueli, Arnab K Laha, U Dinesh Kumar, Prithwis Mukerjee, Sreerama K V Murthy, Purba Rao and Parag Mahulikar were also part of this list.
Gaurav has over 10 years of experience in the field of analytics and has worked across multiple verticals including financial services, retail, FMCG, telecom, pharmaceuticals and leisure industries. Gaurav started his career in analytics with Capital One and over the last decade has worked with clients such as JC Penney, Gap, Wal-mart, IRI, 7-11, IMS health and ICICI Lombard. With an economics undergraduate degree from DU and an MBA from IIM Bangalore, Gaurav has been in the analytics industry from its initial days.
“Gaurav is a through and through analytics professional who believes that all problems can be solved and results made better through using analytics. From the personal to the professional, analytics is the building blocks for his decisions, from calculating the probability of landing safety for his first (and only) sky dive to managing the setup of a retail consulting practice for a leading analytics company to figuring out by exactly how many cents the price of toilet paper can be increased, he’s done it all.” continues AIM.
“I am privileged to be a part of this esteemed list and I hope that I can continue to be a part of the analytics academic revolution not only in India, but across the gloe for a long time to come.” says Gaurav Vohra.
ABOUT JIGSAW ACADEMY
The Online School of Big Data & Analytics
Jigsaw Academy offers courses in big data and data analytics at the beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels, as well as specialized courses for specific sectors. Our founders have over 20 years of combined experience in consulting and analytics across multiple industry verticals, having worked for Fortune 500 companies both in India and the United States.
They train professionals from all over the world in data mining, data science, and predictive analytics, equipping them with the data analytics skills that are in demand in today’s workplace. In the last 4 years, they have trained over 10,000 students across 20+ countries in the most widely used data analytics tools through the Jigsaw Lab, a cloud based virtual platform that is accessible to students 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Their vision of offering an industry-relevant curriculum has led to innovative partnerships with leading academic institutions such as Great Lakes Institute of Management in Chennai, and the Indian Institute of Management in Bangalore. As our award winning courses are well recognized in the industry, Jigsaw is the approved analytics training partner for many large organizations including Accenture, Infosys, and Genpact.