Mercom Capital Group, through a unique blend of research, market intelligence and effective communication services gives clients its clients the edge they need to succeed in today's competitive marketplace. Mercom is a thought leader and highly respected for its in-depth knowledge in cleantech and healthcare information technology marketplaces.
Mercom Research and Consulting
Mercom's research consulting division provides market intelligence, industry reports and consulting services for companies in cleantech and healthcare IT industries. We provide companies the tools and support they need to make sound decisions, stay ahead of the market and penetrate new markets. Mercom's market intelligence is followed by top solar, smart grid, wind and healthcare IT companies and organizations globally.
Mercom Communications is highly regarded for its in depth knowledge and ability to consistently deliver results. We have our pulse on the market at all times and embed our deep industry knowledge and expertise in all of our communication programs. Whether you want to build your profile with industry, business, financial or mainstream media, Mercom Communications can help you get there.
Raj Prabhu is CEO and co-founder of Mercom Capital Group and he also heads the Research and Consulting division. In his capacity as a strategic advisor, Raj has helped businesses succeed in markets worldwide. Raj regularly publishes market and opinion pieces in leading publications worldwide and is constantly sought for his opinion in major trade and financial publications globally.
With over 15 years of management and consulting experience covering a variety of industries, including clean energy, semiconductor, health care IT and hospitality, many of Mercom clients have come to rely on his strategic counsel and direction. He has assisted clients with acquisitions, mergers, business plan development and implementation, establishing business operations in emerging markets, C-level recruiting, board selection and fundraising. Raj also served as an advisor for a private investment bank.
Raj began his career with Wyndham International, where he served on the corporate taskforce team and was responsible for the turnaround of underperforming operations. Raj attended the KLE College of Science in Bangalore, India for physics and chemistry, and holds a Bachelors Degree in Hotel and Institutional Management from Johnson and Wales University, Rhode Island.
Wendy Prabhu is co-founder of Mercom Capital Group and President of Mercom Communications, a division of Mercom Capital Group, one of the world's most recognized cleantech communications firms. She brings over 15 years of financial and cleantech communications experience and a deep network of relationships with many of the world's top media, analysts, investors and more. Under Wendy's leadership, Mercom's clients are constantly in leading tier 1 media such as NYT, Bloomberg, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Fortune, TIME, FOX, Bloomberg TV, CBS and all major cleantech media. Globally, her clients have been published in Asia, Africa, and all major Indian media. Wendy is shrewd in both strategy and tactics and she plays an active role in overseeing client programs, ensuring that all public relations programs are developed and executed flawlessly. Wendy has help build clients into thought leaders.
Wendy was previously co-founder of Oyez Communications, a public and investor relations firm which she later sold. Prior, Wendy was Director of Corporate Development for a private investment house based in Phoenix Arizona, where she was directly responsible for implementing and directing all communication programs for its portfolio companies. She was also actively involved in the structuring of several successful public offerings. Ms. Prabhu began her career in investor relations working for International Mineral Corporation. Industries where her guidance has been utilized include clean technology, medical device, health care IT, semiconductor manufacturing, oil and gas, and surveillance security.
Priyadarshini Sanjay is the Managing Director of Mercom Communications India, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mercom Capital Group. Priya brings over 5 years of experience in corporate communications and client relations.
Priya supports Mercom's communication programs in the U.S. and globally. In her current position as Managing Director of Mercom Communications India she oversees Mercom's India operations and has been instrumental in securing coverage in most of the top mainline Indian media and in the media markets of Africa and the Middle East. Priya also brings an extensive network of relationships with both media and government leaders, which she has cultivated over the past decade. Priya is extremely well-known in the Indian cleantech sector and has a deep understanding of Indian cleantech markets and policies.
Prior to Mercom, Priya held the position of Chief Operating Officer at SM Sanjay and Co., an investment consultancy firm in Bangalore. She received her bachelor's degree from Vidya Vardhaka College of Arts in Bangalore, India for Political Science and Economics and completed her Masters in Business Administration from Bangalore University.