Mumbai: Ugam, a Merkle company, a leading next-generation data and analytics company, is celebrating the completion of 20 successful years this month. Over two decades, Ugam has helped global corporations make superior data-driven business decisions. Today, Ugam has long-tenured relationships with 85+ Fortune 500 companies, has over 2,100 employees worldwide and presence in more than 10 locations across North America, EMEA and APAC.
This month also marks a year since Ugam became part of the $10 billion Dentsu group. In July 2019, Ugam joined Merkle, a leading data-driven global performance marketing company and part of Dentsu. Ugam represents the largest acquisition in Merkle’s history.
Sunil Mirani, Co-founder and CEO, Ugam, said, “It has been an incredible 20-year journey and we are proud to have made a mark as a next-gen analytics company. I am grateful to my Ugam family who play a key role in the company’s growth. Over 20 years, we have stayed true to our values and, we continue to nurture and strengthen our culture which we cherish deeply. I am also grateful to our clients, partners and other stakeholders who have been a part of our journey. We are filled with renewed vigour as we move onward, as part of the Merkle and Dentsu family.”
In the last 20 years, Ugam has won many accolades and received recognition from independent industry bodies. In 2020, Ugam was featured as a Great Place to Work for Data Scientists by Analytics India Magazine. Ugam enjoys a very high employee boomerang rate. Hundreds of its employees have been with the company for over a decade, and for whom their stint with Ugam has been the longest in their career.
Celebrations kickstarted at Ugam this week with the theme ‘20 years and onward’. The occasion virtually brings together Ugam employees from around the world for various engagement initiatives related to the milestone. The celebrations will culminate with a company-wide townhall which will be attended by senior leaders from Ugam, Merkle and Dentsu.