Karan joined Baird in 2019 and has four years of investment experience. He is a Research Analyst covering the technology sector. Prior to joining Baird, Karan worked for three years as a global equities analyst at Manning & Napier where his research investment experience included technology and healthcare. Prior to Manning & Napier, he worked for eight years at Discover Financial Services and six years in Management Consulting at Ernst & Young as a Senior Consultant. Karan earned a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electronics and Telecommunication from the Army Institute of Technology, University of Pune (Pune, India). He earned his MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.