SUNAND MENON OF THOMSON REUTERSSunand Menon founded New Media Insight in 2005. He focuses on incubation and execution of new innovative ventures, primarily in the Data, Analytics, Media and Knowledge sectors. He has helped develop new businesses and/or growth strategies for companies such as Thomson Reuters, Boston Globe Media and Reed Elsevier. He is a member of the Board of Directors of GuideStar, and has previously served as Member of Scripps Networks’ Innovation Advisory Board.

As Global Head of New Ventures at Thomson Reuters, he was responsible for incubating new information and analytics businesses. He was the founder Thomson Reuters Indices, which he subsequently grew into a multimillion dollar global licensing and subscription business, before integrating P&L into core Thomson Reuters Financial business.

Sunand holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School, and an M.Sc and B.Sc in Engineering from Delft University in the Netherlands.

Innovation, Incubation, Big Data, Analytics, Unstructured Data, Media, Information Services, Strategy, Business Development, Global Product Development, General Management