Human Empowered Computing that Makes a Difference
We provide the human element in data innovation while empowering underprivileged communities through employment in the global digital economy.
iMerit started in 2012 with the vision of bringing a diverse talent pool from underprivileged backgrounds into the digital workforce. Today over 2,200 iMeriters in India and the United States work with the world’s most innovative companies to unlock the value hidden within large volumes of unstructured data.
Our customers are able to focus on the algorithms that drive their company forward while our team of trained specialists handles the data work. With an employee attrition rate of less than 5% and output accuracy higher than 95%, iMerit is recognized globally as the leader in delivering cost-effective, quality projects on time and on budget. iMerit’s vision is backed by leading impact investors Omidyar Network, MSDF and Khosla Impact.
Learn more about how we create positive economic and social change around the world.
Chief Executive Officer
Radha built her career for 20 years at HP, eventually heading Enterprise Solutions. She took Support.com public on NASDAQ as its CEO. She launched Anudip with Dipak Basu, before starting iMerit. She is well known as a tech entrepreneur, a champion of women in tech and an expert on frugal innovation.
CTO and President
DD is a serial software entrepreneur who has founded, led, and sold two companies including collaboration platform Dimdim, which was acquired by Salesforce. He heads technology for iMerit and leads the strategic vision and roadmap for iMerit with Radha Basu.
Emanuel has been our key problem solver and innovator since he showed up at our doorstep in 2014. He is an expert in setting up data labeling pipelines, QC and interactive tools for Machine Learning and Computer Vision.
Natural Language Processing
Teresa has a PhD in linguistics and ten years of experience in academia. She brings an expert perspective on how humans and machines process information differently, and leverages her background in linguistics to help customers in NLP, Content, and Computer Vision.
Lauren has over five years experience in sales and account management. She 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. She works on some of our most intricate data projects.
Global VP of Sales
Jeff has over 15 years of experience in marketing, sales, and management. He was CRO at 1-Page which went public on the ASX. Jeff had earlier stints at Gengo, Criteo, Yahoo!, Sojern, and SideStep (acquired by Kayak), always driving creative approaches to customer needs.
Vijitha acts as a liaison between clients and the delivery team. Before iMerit, she worked for seven years in financial project management at Ernst & Young, CMC Limited, Genpact and SAMEER-Kolkata. She manages key accounts in Fintech.
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.
Sanghamitra has 14 years of experience in Inbound Customer Services and Data Services. As a Project Manager at iMerit, she is actively involved in project operations and client and account management. She previously worked with Vertex India, EXL Services and Chrysalis-HRD.
VP, Marketing and Strategic Business Development
Jai leads marketing and partnerships for the company. 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.
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 several Fortune 500 companies such as Computer Associates, AIG, Zenta Company and Hirco Developments.
Senior Manager Projects
Mona oversees all customer support projects across different verticals. She has 11 years of experience of project management in telecoms, web development, e-commerce, technical support & application testing. She has worked for Ericsson and Broadway InfoTech in the past.
General Manager, 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.
Chief People Development Officer
Anindya has over 20 years of international project management experience for BPOs and audit firms – his previous role was at Tathya.com. At iMerit, Anindya uses his training and information systems expertise to lead the skilling for iMerit client projects.
Reena has been advising iMerit on product management related issues & practices since 2015. Reena is a seasoned product executive bringing nearly 20 years of software product management experience from various Silicon Valley companies. She has led brands at Procter & Gamble and Kraft Foods. Reena has a B.Tech in engineering from IIT Delhi and a Master’s degree from Northwestern University.
Consultant Director, Research & Innovation
Bikram heads innovation at iMerit with an initial focus on designing tech-enabled adaptive learning experiences that enable our diverse workforce develop digital economy skills and deliver client value. Prior to this, he spent 15 years at IBM Research, leading global R&D programs in education, service delivery, and software engineering. He holds a PhD in CS from SUNY, Stony Brook, USA.
Igor has a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer engineering and over 20 years of R&D experience in Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Image, and Video Processing. He has held engineering leadership positions at Intel, Samsung, Magic Leap, Meta, and Facebook. Igor co-authored over 75 publications and 30+ issued US and international patents.
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.
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.
Soo is a Solutions Architect at iMerit. She focuses on CV and geospatial applications. Previously, she worked at a geospatial analytics company where she built the Data Operations team that managed the creation of computer vision and geolocation data.
Robert is a “connector of dots” who supports our Business Development and Marketing teams. His goal is to help organizations bridge the gap, and scale, their journey to operational AI.