WE ARE... iMerit

iMerit combines the technologies, processes and people that, together, deliver the data enrichment and annotations companies rely on. Learn more about iMerit and our leadership team here.

The leader in data enrichment and annotation services

Today more than 2,700 iMeriters in the United States, Europe, Bhutan and India work with many of the most innovative companies in the Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning ecosystems, to unlock the value hidden deep within large volumes of unstructured datasets. Our customers are able to focus on the algorithms that drive their company forward, while our teams of trained specialists handle the data work. With an output accuracy above 98%, iMerit is recognized as the leader in delivering quality, cost-effective projects on time and on budget.

Our Mission

To provide high-quality, tech-enabled data services, that leverage human intelligence to power algorithms in Machine Learning, while creating positive social change through employment in the digital economy.

Our Vision

To be the world’s most innovative data enrichment and annotation company, collaborating with clients and partners to deploy AI by unlocking the troves of value hidden deep within large volumes of unstructured data.

Leadership Team

Radha Basu

Radha Basu

Founder and CEO

Radha built her career at HP, spending 20 years with the tech giant and eventually heading its Enterprise Solutions group. She then took Support.com public as its CEO. Radha started Anudip Foundation in 2007 with Dipak Basu and then founded iMerit in 2012. She is considered a leading tech entrepreneur and mentor, and a pioneer in the software business.

DD Ganguly

DD Ganguly

President and CTO

DD is a serial software entrepreneur who has founded, led, and sold two companies including collaboration platform Dimdim, which was acquired by Salesforce.com. Earlier in his career, he was the founder and CEO of AIM, which was acquired by CA Technologies. DD helps lead the strategic vision for the company and is responsible for the org's tools and technology.

Jeff Mills

Jeff Mills

Global VP, Sales & Marketing

With vast experience in marketing, sales and organizational management, Jeff was previously Chief Revenue Officer at 1-Page which he helped bring public in 2014. Jeff was also the CRO of Gengo, which was acquired by Lionsbridge.Ai. He also held management positions at Criteo, Yahoo, Sojern and SideStep (which was acquired by Kayak).

Tapishnu Chaudhuri

Tapishnu Chaudhuri

Chief Financial Officer

Tapishnu is a Chartered and Cost Accountant with 16 years of experience in manufacturing, insurance, real estate and BPOs. Before iMerit, he held senior leadership positions at Fortune 500 companies including Computer Associates, AIG, Zenta, and Hirco Developments.

Anupam Biswas

Anupam Biswas

Chief Delivery Officer

Anupam has over 18 years of experience in the IT/ITeS space, having worked in the System Integration and ITeS departments of CMC Limited, a TATA group company. He leads the Delivery department at iMerit with his operational and quality assurance experience.

Anirban Roy Chowdhury

Anirban Roy Chowdhury

Vice President, HR

Anirban has over 16 years of people experience at Bata, Writer Corporation, and MPS Group. He leads the Human Resources function at iMerit, addressing the unique challenges and discoveries of building, training and managing a large distributed impact workforce with immense diversity.

Jai Natarajan

Jai Natarajan

VP Partnerships & Strategic Business Development

Jai leads partnerships and strategic BD for iMerit. He was the founding CEO of Xentrix, Asia’s fastest-growing animation studio. He has previously worked with Lucasfilm and Sony and has a background in Computer Vision and Graphics. He serves on the board of Anudip, our non-profit partner.

Malay Kumar Pal

Malay Kumar Pal

GM - IT Systems & Security Compliance

Malay has over 22 years of experience in planning, design, and implementation of secure IT infrastructure and previously worked with CMC Limited and TCS. He has led the development of information security solutions and overseen solution architecture for software development.

Avijit Chakraborty

Avijit Chakraborty

AGM Strategy & Business Excellence

Avijit is an Engineering Graduate from Jadavpur University. He also took part in the Management Program at IIM Bangalore. He has over 20 years of industry experience -- specializing in business, IT and outsource service consulting -- working at Infosys and Mindtree Limited.

Emanuel Ott

Emanuel Ott

Director of Customer Solutions

Emanuel has been iMerit's innovator in chief and the primary architect of most of our problem-solving techniques since 2014. He is expert in building data labeling pipelines, quality control processes and in creating interactive tools for the efficient and effective operation of Machine Learning and Computer Vision engagements.

Bikram Sengupta

Bikram Sengupta

Consultant Director, Research & Innovation

Bikram heads innovation at iMerit with a focus on designing tech-enabled learning experiences that help our workforce develop digital skills and client value. Previously, he spent 15 years at IBM Research, leading global R&D in education, service delivery, and software engineering. He holds a PhD in CS from SUNY, Stony Brook, USA.

Teresa O'Neill

Teresa O'Neill

Solutions Architect

A PhD in linguistics with 10 years of experience in academia, Teresa brings an expert perspective on how humans and machines process information differently in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning engagements. Teresa leverages this background to help customers in NLP, Content Services, and Computer Vision.

Sina Bari, MD

Sina Bari, MD

Solutions Architect: Director of Medical AI

Sina Bari is a former Stanford-trained surgeon with an accomplished history in medical device development and medical information technology. Sina works as a Solution Architect for iMerit where he helps companies create high-quality ground truth data to train AI models.

Monalisa Banerjee

Monalisa Banerjee

Senior Manager Projects

Monalisa oversees customer support projects across several verticals. She has 11 years experience working project management for telcos, web development, e-commerce, technical support & application testing. Before joining iMerit, she worked for Ericsson and Broadway InfoTech.

Erikk Cass

Erikk Cass

Director of Sales

Erikk heads our Computer Vision Sales efforts. He was drawn to iMerit’s social impact mission and the opportunity to partner with many of the World’s best Clients, while helping them solve some of the most consequential data-service challenges facing companies today.

 Sanghamitra Chanda

Sanghamitra Chanda

Senior Project Manager

Sanghamitra has 14 years of experience working on inbound customer services engagements and data services projects. She is actively involved in project operations, as well as client and account management. Before joining iMerit, Sanghamitra worked at Vertex India, EXL Services and Chrysalis-HRD.

Igor Kozintsev

Igor Kozintsev

Technology Consultant

Igor has a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer engineering and over 20 years of R&D experience in Computer Vision and Machine Learning. He has held leadership positions at Intel, Samsung, Magic Leap, Meta, and Facebook. Igor has co-authored over 75 publications and holds more than 30 patents.

Soo Yang

Soo Yang

Solutions Architect

Soo focuses on Computer Vision jobs, specializing in AV, remote sensing, and geospatial applications. Previously, she worked at a geospatial analytics company where she built the Data Operations team that managed projects in agriculture, energy, retail, real estate, industrial and government. Soo works the EMEA and APAC markets. 

Mallory Marcone

Mallory Marcone

Solutions Architect

Before joining iMerit as a Solutions Architect, Mallory worked as a GIS Analyst at several Fortune-500 companies, including Apple and AECOM. Today, Mallory leverages her experience and knowledge base in geospatial and data services to create ground truth data labeling solutions for clients in the geoanalytics and computer vision space.

Chris Zaharias

Chris Zaharias

Director of Sales, EMEA

Chris is the head of sales for iMerit in Europe and other parts of the world. He is a seasoned sales veteran with over 25 years experience. He has worked for some of the biggest and most exciting digital media companies including Netscape and Yahoo. Chris was the founder of business-to-business marketing company SearchQuant.

Vijitha Chowdhury

Vijitha Chowdhury

Project Manager

Vijitha is an iMerit Project Manager who works as the liaison between our global clients and our regional delivery teams. Before iMerit, Vijitha worked for seven years in financial project management at Ernst & Young, CMC Limited, Genpact and SAMEER-Kolkata. She works primarily with key accounts in financial services and Fintech.

Lauren Robinson

Lauren Robinson

Solutions Architect

Lauren has over five years of experience in sales and works on our most intricate data projects. Lauren was a senior account manager at Gengo and the enterprise account director at 1-Page where she established and grew relationships with Fortune 500 clients.

Elizabeth Pratt

Elizabeth Pratt

Solutions Manager

Elizabeth is a Linguistics PhD with deep training in research and data analysis, now providing Solutions Management in the content annotation and Computer Vision spaces. Elizabeth previously worked in program management and development within Amazon Alexa Data Services.

Robert Burkhardt

Robert Burkhardt

Enterprise Account Executive

Robert has worked new client solutions at large companies including News Corp, Nielsen, Acxiom, and TransUnion, as well as entrepreneurial startups backed by Bain, Maveron, Andreessen Horowitz and Redpoint. Robert has a background in data, analytics, and enterprise MarTech solutions.

Nate Floyd

Nate Floyd

Enterprise Account Executive

Nate has vast experience in sales and account management. He focuses on growing iMerit's Content Services business, leveraging his relationship-building and problem-solving skills. Nate has years of experience in the Human Intelligence space, having worked at Figure Eight and Pantheon.

Kevin Dodds

Kevin Dodds

Solutions Architect/Client Delivery Manager

Kevin performs a dual role for the company as a Solutions Architect and a Client Delivery Manager. An occasional guest lecturer at the University of Texas, Kevin is passionate about the creation of training data for AI algorithms through the use of distributed workforces.

Mithun Aditya

Mithun Aditya

Associate Vice President - Marketing

Mithun is an engineering graduate with Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management (PGDBM) from Pune University. Mithun is an award-winning digital marketer with 12 years of experience managing omni-channel marketing campaigns and cross-channel media initiatives.

Robert Frary

Robert Frary

Director of Sales & Sales Operations

Robert is a self-described “connector of dots” who heads Sales Operations and lends support to our Business Development and Marketing teams. His key objective is to help clients bridge the proverbial gap, hastening the journey to operational AI.

Rajdeep Dutta

Rajdeep Dutta

AGM Projects and Operations

Rajdeep has over 14 years of experience in the IT/ITeS industry. He has worked for Wipro and CMC, and brings to iMerit insightful experience in project and operations management. He also has significant pre-sales-IT expertise.

Siddhartha Bal

Siddhartha Bal

AGM Projects and Operations

Sid leads the CV domain, ensuring all projects run with operational efficiency. Before iMerit, he was leading projects
in the Insurance industry. With a degree in English, Sid has 15 years experience in client, process and project management.

Kyle Miller

Kyle Miller

Enterprise Account Executive

Kyle is a problem-solver on the iMerit Sales team who strives to set customers up for success in managing their Machine Learning data pipelines with accurate, secure, affordable, and ethically-sourced data annotation services.

Nikhil Daftary

Nikhil Daftary

Director of Product Management

With more than 13 years experience in the consumer and enterprise product world, Nik designs and builds products inside iMerit and guides the development of those products, prioritizing the company’s short and long-term product roadmap.

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