Jimit Arora leads Everest Group’s IT Services research practice, which is focused on conducting in-depth research on the full spectrum of technology services across applications, infrastructure, cloud services, and next-generation IT. Jimit is also responsible for Everest Group’s vertical-specific research practices that are focused on Banking, Financial Services, & Insurance (BFSI) and Healthcare Outsourcing.
Jimit manages a team of analysts dedicated towards serving clients (primarily Fortune 500 companies) on a variety of issues related to their IT services programs through a combination of published research and custom decision-support engagements. Jimit has significant expertise working with financial services and healthcare enterprises on issues such as sourcing strategy, service provider selection, portfolio optimization, global delivery locations, and risk management. He also works with a number of service providers and investors on issues such as growth and go-to-market strategies, account expansion, acquisition target analyses, and competitive positioning analyses.
Prior to joining Everest Group in 2005, Jimit managed client implementations at GlobeOp Financial Services, a hedge fund administration company. Prior to that, Jimit provided business development support to a Detroit-based IT services start-up. He holds a Masters in Management Studies and a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Honors) from BITS (Birla Institute of Technology and Science), Pilani.