Accern Gears Up for Hyperscaling AI Adoption with Four New Advisors
New members will strengthen the leading no-code AI platform’s go-to-market strategy and enhance Accern’s focus on providing innovative solutions for the financial services industry.
Accern announced the addition of four members to its Advisory Board, who will each play a critical role in strengthening the leading no-code AI platform’s leadership team as well as the product development and commercialization strategy. The new advisory roles include Product Advisor and Go-To-Market Advisors.
“We’re excited to expand our advisory board with industry leaders who will help us strengthen our mission to accelerate AI adoption for Financial Services,” said Accern Co-Founder and CEO, Kumesh Aroomoogan. “We see a future where everyone can augment AI in their everyday lives, and our new advisors will play a critical role in advancing us towards that vision.
The four new advisors are:
- Sudheesh Nair, CEO of ThoughtSpot, a BI and big data analytics platform, and former President of Nutanix (NTNX). ThoughtSpot recently raised a $100M Series F funding round at a $4.5 billion valuation. Before ThoughtSpot, he grew Nutanix’s annual revenue from $0 to over $1 billion and took the company public, currently trading above the $7B market cap. Sudheesh will be serving as Accern’s CEO Advisor.
- Scott Jones, CEO of Incorta, a direct data analytics software, and former President & CRO at Alteryx (AYX), COO and SVP of Sales at SAP (SAP), and SVP of Sales at Tableau (CRM). Scott is a software executive with over 25 years of experience in go-to-market at large enterprise and early-stage, high-growth technology companies. As the CEO of Incorta, he recently led the company in securing a $120M Series D funding round. His experience will play a vital role in serving as Accern’s Go-To-Market Advisor.
- Phil Gurbacki, SVP of Product at Unqork, a no-code enterprise software, and former SVP of Product & Customer Experience at DataRobot. Phil brings over 15 years of experience in product management and in building and bringing new software products to market with a focus on artificial intelligence and no-code. Unqork raised a $207M Series C funding round at a $2 billion valuation last year, October 2020. Phil will be serving as a Product Advisor for Accern.
- Yuri Gubin, Chief Innovation Officer of DataArt, a global software & data engineering firm. Yuri brings over 13 years of experience in AI, Cloud, and Enterprise Architecture and will be serving as Accern’s Go-To-Market Advisor.