Vivek Murugesan is a Research Associate with LNS Research. In this role, Vivek supports primary research across Industrial Transformation (IX) Readiness, Quality 4.0, and Analytics That Matter coverage areas, and vendor coverage on the IX Infrastructure technology landscape. Vivek also manages the quantitative analysis of LNS’ research data, creates data models such as the LNS maturity models, market sizing estimates, and conducts other data analysis that support LNS’ research across all coverage areas. Prior to LNS Research, Vivek worked in the manufacturing industry in supply chain and operations roles at ARRIS and Hyundai Motors. Vivek holds a Master’s Degree in Industrial Engineering from Northeastern University, Boston, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Kumaraguru College of Technology in Coimbatore, India.