Singapore headquartered technology research firm taps into Grant’s 20 years of experience in growing multicultural teams as it continues to scale globally.
SINGAPORE,10 January, 2019 – Ecosystm, a disruptive technology research and advisory firm, has today announced the appointment of global HR leader Anika Grant as board advisor. Drawing on two decades of experience in HR across major technology companies in Sydney, London, Paris and Singapore, Grant will provide counsel to the firm on matters related to human resources, as it continues to expand its global footprint, building on a corporate culture rooted in the principles of diversity and collaboration.
With a strong track record in building and scaling international teams, crafting talent strategies, nurturing corporate culture and driving transformational change, Anika has helped shape some of the world’s most recognised organisations. Currently Senior HR Director at Uber, she leads the Global HRBP team for Uber’s Core Business, with responsibility for leading a world class team of strategic HR business professionals while ensuring HR operations that meet the fast-growing requirements of the business, with a distinct focus on people and culture. Anika was previously APAC and ASEAN HR Director at Accenture, where she led a team of 500 HR professionals, and was responsible for all HR service delivery across nine markets.
Commenting on the appointment, Amit Gupta, Founder and CEO at Ecosystm, said: “With a business model built on the principles of accessibility, transparency, and autonomy, having a diverse pool of talent who are constantly engaged is an imperative for Ecosystm. As we continue to build on our existing pool of industry leaders, both geographically and in areas of expertise, we are proud to have Anika on board, an individual with a proven track record in overseeing major business transformation and expansion. Her guidance will help us instil and drive a culture that reflects our values as we continue to expand globally.”
Anika Grant, Board Advisor at Ecosystm added: “I am proud to become a part of the Ecosystm board. The firm epitomises the values of collaboration and diversity, boasting an already impressive roster of analysts, fellow board advisors and other talents. The future of work is global, and overcomes borders – I look forward to sharing my insights with the team, and supporting their growth as an international, multicultural organisation, able to disrupt and bridge divides within the research industry.”
Founded in 2016, private equity backed Ecosystm democratises data availability and accessibility for technology buyers, vendors and analysts globally using a ‘research as a service’ model. It focuses on offering transparency and autonomy to users, allowing them to consume data in a way that is affordable, and contextualised to their needs.
For further information, please visit: https://www.ecosystm360.com.
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Ecosystm is a new age Technology Research and Advisory Firm that brings together tech buyers, vendors and analysts into one integrated platform. The firm moves away from the highly inefficient business models of traditional research firms and instead focuses on data democratisation, with an emphasis on accessibility, transparency and autonomy.
With technology becoming the number one source for innovation and differentiation, and global annual spending on technology due to exceed US$5 trillion by 2020, Ecosystm aims to enable all companies to harness the power of market data to make informed decisions. Offering data and research input, sourcing and subscription services, Ecosystm promises its users in-depth and relevant research by default.
For more information, please visit https://www.ecosystm360.com.
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