Essential Research Guided by our Accomplished Team

Guidepoint Insights helps you fill the gaps in your research and deepen your understanding of emerging trends and essential information.
Using our extensive expert network, we deliver prompt and well-thought-out information via teleconferences, live meetings, and focus polls, from the people who understand the topics best.
Led by former buy-side and sell-side analysts, our accomplished team cuts through the noise and helps you get answers to current and pressing questions around Healthcare, TMT, Consumer, Industrials, Financials, and Energy, providing timely subject matter.
By focusing on the right topics, selecting the right experts, and asking the right questions, we’re able to deliver content that will help you to navigate complex topics, reduce research times, and bring focus to what matters.

Knowledge How and When You Want It

Listen to interactive teleconferences, join live events, leverage polls, and access content on-demand through the Insights Library portal.

Teleconferences

Hear directly from industry-leading sector analysts as they deliver the answers you need to know, without you having to do the heavy lifting.

Focus Polls

Gain valuable first-person intelligence from short-format, longitudinal, and cross-sectional surveys designed to capture hard‑to‑source expert takes on product launches and underlying business trends.

Roundtables

Join exclusive events that let you interact with influential industry professionals for a unique open discussion covering future trends and complex sector-specific topics.

Group Meetings

Organized around industry tradeshows and conferences, get the inside scoop with viewpoints from prominent sector experts who discuss breaking news and highlight key takeaways.

Insights Library

Our on-demand portal offers immediate access to thousands of streaming teleconferences and downloadable transcripts, with hundreds more added every month. Leverage our in-depth calls to inform your highly-specialized investment strategies and our foundational content to deepen your understanding of industries, public and private companies, business models, emerging technologies, and potential policy changes, all at your convenience.

The Guidepoint Insights Difference

COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE

The Guidepoint Insights team identifies key trends and their effects on multiple sectors, offering you a multidimensional view of the topic and providing critical information.

QUALITY

By pairing our moderators with highly-qualified Advisors, you can rapidly become more knowledgeable about today’s emerging trends, business models, and technologies.

STRATEGY

Our moderators know what questions most empower decision-making, allowing you to gain indispensable, up-to-date information without having to do the prep work.

EXPERIENCE

Our team is led by accomplished former analysts with in-depth knowledge across sectors, allowing us to identify the topics that matter most.

Who We Serve

Equity & Credit Funds

Private Equity & Venture Capital

Consulting Firms

Corporations

Market Research

Advertising Agencies

Meet the Team

Senior Leadership

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Rutwik Ghodadra

CEO, Guidepoint Insights

18+ years buy-side experience

Portfolio Manager, Apitgon Capital (Citadel)

Portfolio Manager, Visium Asset Management

Senior Analyst, Oracle Partners

VP, Lehman Brothers (Proprietary Trading Desk)

MBA, Indiana University Bloomington

MS Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

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Rutwik Ghodadra

CEO, Guidepoint Insights

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Ameesh Shah

Global Head of Credit

17+ years buy-side credit and equity experience

Founder/CIO, Tjori Capital

Portfolio Manager, Visium Asset Management

Principal, Tennenbaum Capital Partners

Analyst, Ziff Brothers Investments

BS Economics, The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania

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Ameesh Shah

COO, Insights & Global Head of Credit

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Badal Pandhi

Head of Insights Library

15+ years buy-side experience

Senior Analyst, FrontFour Capital Group

Analyst, Goldman Sachs Principal Strategies

Private Equity Associate, Jefferies Capital Partners

MBA, The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania

BS Economics, The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania

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Badal Pandhi

Head of Insights Library

Credit

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Nicholas Iwanczuk

Senior Analyst

10+ years covering corporate and distressed credits

Distressed Credit Research Analyst, Deutsche Bank

High Yield Trading, Deutsche Bank

Credit Trading, BNP Paribas

Associate, Fixed Income Analytics & Advisory – BlackRock

BS Finance, Pennsylvania State University

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Nicholas Iwanczuk

Senior Analyst

Healthcare

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Maneesha Ghiya

Healthcare – Therapeutics Strategist

20+ years covering therapeutics and healthcare

Strategic Advisor & Co-founder, ExSight Ventures (ophthalmology)

Founder, FemHealth Ventures (women’s health)

Healthcare Consulting Analyst, Highline Capital

Healthcare Analyst, Kindgon Capital

Analyst, JPMorgan Partners

MBA, Harvard Business School

BS Economics (The Wharton School) & BASc Computer Science at the University of Pennsylvania (M&T Program)

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Maneesha Ghiya

Therapeutics Strategist

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Mark McInenery

Guest Moderator - Therapeutics

18+ years covering therapeutics

Senior Analyst – Biotechnology, Visium Asset Management

Junior Analyst, Deerfield Management

BA Economics, Hunter College

BA Music, State University of New York at Buffalo

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Mark McInenery

Therapeutics Strategist

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Swati Kumar

Healthcare – Senior Analyst

14+ years covering therapeutics

Life Sciences M&A, Evercore Partners

VP, Equity Research – Specialty Pharma, Guggenheim

VP, Equity Research – Large Cap Pharma, Leerink Partners

BA Biological Sciences, Barnard College of Columbia University

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Swati Kumar

Senior Analyst

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Alexia Teofilovici

Healthcare – Analyst

Healthcare Research Associate, Guidepoint Global

BS Biology, Emory University

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Alexia Teofilovici

Analyst

Consumer

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Rohini Venkat

Consumer & Retail – Sector Head

10+ years covering consumer and retail

Senior Consumer Analyst – Large Cap Growth Portfolio, DWS Group

VP, Equity Research – Packaged Foods, Deutsche Bank

BA Economics, Harvard University

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Rohini Venkat

Sector Head

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Justin Ruiss

Consumer & Retail – Analyst

Analyst, Equity Research – Consumer, Sidoti & Company

Associate, Equity Research, The Benchmark Company

BA Finance, Providence College

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Justin Ruiss

Analyst

Financials

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Alan Straus

Guest Moderator

25+ years covering financials and financial technology

Portfolio Manager – US Large Cap, Schroders Investment Management

Director of Research & Fund Analyst Financials, Schroders Investment Management

Senior Analyst – Financials, Omega Advisors

Senior Analyst – Financials, Lord Abbett

Senior Analyst – Financials, Merrill Lynch

MBA, Cornell University – SC Johnson Graduate School of Management

BS Industrial & Labor Relations, Cornell University

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Alan Straus

Sector Head

Operations

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Alyssa Vozza

Co-Lead

Program Manager, ProEd Communications

Senior Project Manager, ScienceVision

BS Business Management (Marketing), Albertus Magnus College

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Alyssa Vozza

Manager

Technology

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David Gertler

Lead

Developer, Shoplet.com

IT Director, Aish NY

Attended, Yeshiva University

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David Gertler

Lead

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