About Guidepoint Insights

Guidepoint Insights enables clients to make better-informed decisions through skillfully moderated teleconferences, in-person meetings and longitudinal surveys with subject matter experts from the Guidepoint Network.
Insights is led by a seasoned team of former buy-side and sell-side analysts, each with 10-20 years of domain expertise, who moderate 150+ actionable events monthly across Healthcare, TMT, Consumer, Industrials, Financials and Energy sectors.
By focusing on the right topics, selecting the right experts, and asking the right questions, Guidepoint Insights delivers the right content to reduce research times, navigate complex situations and bring focus to what matters.

Products & Services

Listen to live, interactive teleconferences, attend in-person meetings at conferences and tradeshows, or access surveys and event transcripts through the Insights Library portal.

Fundamental Events

Our experienced sector-specialist teams dig deep into the key topics affecting both established and growing companies. Clients can listen to live, moderated teleconferences with experts that examine pressing issues such as upcoming catalysts, industry trends, competitive assessments, M&A and policy changes. In addition, we host in-person, expert meetings at industry tradeshows and conferences to discuss breaking news and summarize key takeaways.

Learning Series Events

We moderate teleconferences and host in-person meetings to help clients accelerate their understanding of industries, public and private companies, business models, emerging technologies and potential policy changes.

Longitudinal Surveys

We offer proprietary surveys across sectors designed to capture new product launches and monitor underlying business trends such as price/volume dynamics and market-share shifts.

Insights Library

The Insights Library portal offers on-demand access to transcripts from all hosted teleconferences. Content can be downloaded and searched by sector, ticker, asset class, geography and keywords.

Key Differentiators

TOPICAL & TIMELY

We focus on significant and meaningful events, trends and situations that are relevant to institutional investors, consultants and corporations.

EXPERIENCED TEAM

Our analysts, each with 10-20 years of sector expertise, generate in-depth content across Healthcare, TMT, Consumer, Industrials, Financials and Energy verticals as well as Macro/Political issues.

DEPTH & BREADTH

We dive deep into issues to help our clients appreciate complex topics as well as educate them on emerging trends, business models and technologies.

UNPARALLELED EXPERTISE

We select the most pertinent subject matter experts from Guidepoint’s industry-leading network of 520,000+ Advisors in 150 industries globally.

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

Industrials

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Guy Hardwick

Industrials – Sector Head

24+ years covering industrials

Research Analyst, Millennium Management

Senior Equity Analyst, Atlantic Investment Management

VP/Senior Investment Analyst, Federated Global Investment Management

MSc Investment Analysis, University of Stirling (UK)

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Guy Hardwick

Sector Head

Energy

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Marisa Moss

Energy – Sector Head

10+ years covering energy

Director, High Yield Research – Energy, Citigroup

VP, High Yield Research – Energy & Investment Grade Research – Chemicals, Bank of America

Associate, High Yield Research – Autos and Energy, Bank of America

MBA, Duke University – Fuqua School of Business

BS Finance and Marketing, University of Florida

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Marisa Moss

Sector Head

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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Jennifer Blachford

Medtech & Services Strategist

20+ years covering medtech and healthcare

Senior Analyst – Healthcare, Tareo Capital Management

Partner/Portfolio Manager – Arcoda Capital Management

Senior Analyst – Healthcare, Round Table Investment Management

Analyst – Healthcare, Suffolk Capital Management

AB Politics, Princeton University

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Jennifer Blachford

Medtech & Services Strategist

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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

Guest Moderator – Therapeutics

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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

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Jeff Lumin

Guest Moderator - China Healthcare

18+ years covering global healthcare and China

Partner, Transcend Investment Advisor (US-China life sciences advisory)

Portfolio Manager, CITIC Securities (China Asset Management Company)

Portfolio Manager, AIG (Global Investments Group)

Junior Analyst, Franklin Templeton Investments

MBA, Yale University, School of Management

MS & MPhil, Yale University, School of Medicine

BS Pharmacology, Shanghai Second Medical School University

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Jeff Lumin

Guest Moderator – China Healthcare

TMT

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Shubho Ghosh

TMT – Sector Head

16+ years covering TMT

TMT Sector Head, Schoenfeld Strategic Advisors

Senior TMT Analyst, Millennium Management (Catapult Capital)

Co-Portfolio Manager & Senior Technology Analyst, Koyote Capital

Associate Analyst, Fred Alger Management

MBA & MS, University of Southern California

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Shubho Ghosh

Sector Head

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Scott Zeller

TMT – Senior Analyst

17+ years covering software and technology

Managing Director, Senior Equity Analyst – Software, Needham & Co.

VP, Senior Equity Analyst – Software, Gleacher & Co./First Albany

Associate, Equity Analyst – Software, Lehman Brothers

Associate, Equity Analyst – Software, Deutsche Bank

BS Economics, Cornell University

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Scott Zeller

Senior 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

Guest Moderator

Basic Materials

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Steven Yang

Guest Moderator

12+ years covering materials and industrials

Equity Analyst, Folger Hill Asset Management

Equity Analyst, Schroders Investment Management

VP Analyst, Fred Alger Management

MBA, NYU – Stern School of Business

BA, Yale University

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Steven Yang

Guest Moderator

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

Co-Lead

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Joanna Mavuro

Co-Lead

Event Team Lead, Argyle Executive Forum

Office Manager, R&K Publishing

MS Entertainment Business, Full Sail University

BA Education, University of Delaware

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Joanna Mavuro

Co-Lead

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

Who We Serve

Equity & Credit Funds

Private Equity & Venture Capital

Consulting Firms

Corporations

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