NEWS21 January 2013

SymphonyIRI puts strategy exec in charge of Americas

North America People

US — SymphonyIRI Group has named Piyush Chaudhari as president of the Americas, reporting directly to Andrew Appel, president and chief executive officer.

Chaudhari joined the consumer, retail and healthcare research firm in 2012 as executive vice president of strategy. In his new role he will be responsible for client insights, client service and pre-sales, as well as select, multi-national and global clients.

Before SymphonyIRI, Chaudhari was a member of HR consultancy Aon Hewitt’s executive committee and also served with McKinsey and Company, where he concentrated on technology and technology strategy.