TheDataTeam, an AI solutions company focusing on smoothening customer friction, announced today it had brought on board business veteran, Pushkaraj Kale, as Chief Operating Officer. He reports to Rangarajan Vasudevan, the company’s Founder & CEO, and joined the Board as Co-Founder & Director.
Pushkaraj is a technology veteran with over 27 years of experience in establishing and operating large enterprise businesses. Most recently, he had built & led the BFSI sector into the fastest growing business at Microsoft India. Prior to that he was Regional Director for CA Inc and worked with L&T Infotech. He is recognized across the enterprise software industry for driving sales effectiveness & operational excellence and stands out as a leader who builds long-lasting relationships with clients, peers, and team members.
On appointment, Pushkaraj said ”I am thrilled to be a part of TheDataTeam. I have been advising various AI startups for some time now but what differentiates TheDataTeam from others is Ranga’s vision for the company, their product Cadenz.ai, & the culture he is building. These are the ideal seeds of longevity for any company. Everyone here has a strong client-centric obsession and always keeps the customer at the core of whatever they do. Most enterprise customers, globally, love to work with them. They are well-positioned for the next level of growth and this was the perfect time to get my hands deep and be a part of that journey”.
Rangarajan Vasudevan, Founder & CEO said, “We are at a crucial stage in our company history where the impending launch of our platform Cadenz.ai in multiple geographies requires a strong focus on the top line, while the current global climate necessitates an optimization of the bottom-line. Pushkar brings to TheDataTeam this critical expertise to balance and achieve these twin objectives in a very short period. I am extremely delighted that he has come on board to accelerate this wonderful journey of solving customer friction problems for large enterprises using the power of AI.”
About the Company:
Today’s customers continue to face friction despite sharing multiple data points about themselves. Deriving value from such data has so far been manual and complicated. Their goal is to simplify this using AI so that businesses can eliminate friction and drive new customer initiatives.
TheDataTeam operates out of India and South East Asia catering to the Telecom, Financial Services, and Retail industries in the Asia Pacific market, and counts Globe Telecom, HDFC Bank, and Bharat Petroleum as some of its 30+ enterprise clients. Cutting-edge solutions deployed on its platform, Cadenz, have not only earned awards such as “Most Innovative Partner of the Year” from clients but have also brought accolades for the clients themselves in their respective industry fora. It has also been repeatedly recognized as a premium provider of data-enabled, AI solutions by Microsoft, Amazon, and Cloudera.