About Igor Stenmark

Igor Stenmark is a co-founder and managing partner of MGI Research. Igor brings his 30+ years of experience in entrepreneurial, strategic advisory, investment management, and executive roles in the technology industry to his clients. He serves as a strategic adviser to technology buyers, investors, boards, and management helping them make more informed decisions, enter new markets, optimize positioning, and build lasting value.

Previous Experience

Prior to MGI Research, Igor founded Stenmark Capital, an investment firm focused on technology and merger arbitrage investments, and served as an advisor and/or board member to technology start-ups, research firms, and investment companies such as Warburg Pincus, Bain, and Credit Suisse. Igor also spent nine years at Gartner serving as the Group Vice President of the Enterprise Systems Research Group, growing the research and advisory business to over $70 million in revenues and over 65 senior analysts. He has authored numerous research articles and industry scenarios, including several in-depth reports on software vendors, seminal research on the theory and practice of mergers and acquisitions in the technology arena, rating and market forecasting methodologies, equity indices, and quantitative models.

Igor holds bachelor’s degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from Cooper Union School of Engineering and New York University, respectively.

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