Bringing leaders in a connected world

About Us​

FIDIUS Advisory is a leading executive search firm focussed on building leadership teams in the Technology, Digital, Analytics and Global Sales across industries. We are the partners of choice for the leading corporations, portfolio companies of PE/VC funds as they bring in a new wave of leaders to win in the digitized economy.

FIDIUS was established by senior partners from the leading global search firms with a cumulative experience of 50+ years across these industries. FIDIUS gets its origin from FIDES which is the Roman goddess of trust and good faith and we are the trusted partners for our clients.

We see increased adoption of Digital, Technology and Analytics across multiple industry segments like industrial, healthcare, financial services, automotive, consumer, aerospace amongst others. Newer digital-enabled businesses have emerged in the areas of FinTech, Ed Tech, Logistics, Mobility, Media and Entertainment, E-commerce which requires a completely different set of talent and skills.

The talent pool in digital, technology and analytics is quite fungible across industry segments and given our deep expertise in these areas we are the partner of choice for organizations building such capabilities. Our experience of working in this ecosystem for over a decade coupled with our rich network gives us an edge to find the right talent to execute your organisational strategy.

Meet Our Experts

Anuj Roy

Managing Partner

Anuj is a Managing Partner at FIDIUS. He has more than a decade of experience across executive search, consulting and strategy. He has built leadership teams for digital and technology businesses including e-commerce, online, mobile, digital media, SAAS, Enterprise Technology, Ad-network, gaming companies amongst others. He has built expertise in working with companies to acquire leadership talent in their journey from start-up to growth stage to large scale businesses.

Prior to this, he was heading the Digital and Technology practice of global search firm Transearch and before that he was a senior partner with Longhouse Consulting.

He earlier headed strategic initiatives at Amba Research managing the inorganic growth initiatives for the firm. At Cognizant Technology, he was based in the US as a part of business consulting team and worked with clients across the US and Europe. He was a part of the leadership team at the business consulting start-up Aptivaa Consulting and worked with clients in the Middle East and South Asia. 

Anuj has done MBA from XLRI Jamshedpur and Chemical Engineering from REC Trichy.

John Irudayaraj

Managing Partner

John Irudayaraj is a Managing Partner at FIDIUS and heads the Industrial and Automotive practice. He is a trusted advisor in building C-level team composition with organizations across sectors, particularly Industrial Engineering, Automotive and Manufacturing, with nearly two decades of market experience serving clients in the talent management space. 

Prior to FIDIUS, John was with TRANSEARCH, based in Bangalore, as Senior Partner of Automotive and Manufacturing Practice for India office. He started his journey into the leadership hiring space with ABC Consultants as Leader in the firm, based out of Delhi.

Prior to executive search, in the early part of his career, John worked in the Industrial Engineering functions with companies like Timex Watches and Minda Group. 

John holds a Bachelor’s degree in Production Engineering from PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore.

Manav Das

Partner

Manav is a Partner at FIDIUS. He has more than a decade of experience in building Data & Analytics practices for large captives to startups. He leads the firms AI & Analytics practice dedicated to multi-industry segments including Banking, Financial Services, Insurance, GICs and Management Consulting firms, Startups. 

He was an Associate Partner at a specialist search firm Rinalytics Advisors and earlier he was leading the Analytics and Research practice at Asterion Consulting. He was instrumental in building and growing both the organization from scratch. He has worked on leadership roles in multiple facets of analytics, consulting and research space. 

His areas of specialization include AI, Advanced Analytics, Machine Learning, Data Sciences, Big data, Business Intelligence, Web Analytics, Risk and Quant science. 

He holds a Master’s Degree in Computer science from Utkal University, India.