Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer

Martin McCarthy

Martin has served as CEO of The 451 Group since June 2001. In October 2001, he led the management team in a buyout of the firm from its UK-based financial backers. Martin sold his last operating company, IDD Enterprises LP, to Dow Jones & Company Inc in 1998...

Chief Revenue Officer

Alan Elworthy

Alan has more than 13 years of experience in the business information and IT research industry, with successful turns at Thomson-Reuters and IDC Research. At both IDC and Thomson, Alan was responsible for Global 100 clients within the financial services...

Executive Vice President, Research

Brett Azuma

Brett Azuma is Executive Vice President of Research for 451 Research. He provides leadership, direction and operational management for the company's analyst team. This includes overseeing the research agenda and analyst process ensuring that ...

Chief Information Officer and Global Head, Professional Services

Kiran Shah

Kiran heads 451 Research Advisory, the professional services business unit of 451 Research. Kiran is also Chief Information Officer for The 451 Group and is responsible for information technology and software development across all of the company's operating units...