June 24, 2014

Toronto CDO Executive Summit

Speaker : Pranay Agrawal


Harnessing Raw Data to Glean Smarter and Faster Agile Insights

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Session Summary

There are uncountable analytics options for enterprise organizations today. How do data and analytics executives identify the solution that creates the most real impact for the business? How do they optimize raw data to create valuable insight from analysis? To kick-off the day, Eric Monteiro moderates a panel with the heads of three start-up analytics organizations around the ways that companies can accelerate the path from raw data to insights. They’ll share strategies around leveraging data, innovative data cleansing, as well as quick and dirty process steps to get fast results that can be enacted against whatever challenges they see.

About the Speaker

Pranay has led Fractal to be one of the most respected analytics company in the world. Fractal is working with over 50 Fortune 500 companies helping them drive better business outcomes by embedding analytics in their decisions and processes. Fractal is well recognized for its client-centricity with a Net Promoter Score of over 60%.
Forbes recently ranked Fractal as the 7th best funded analytics company in the world, the Great Place to Work Institute rated them as the “Best Company to work” for in the analytics industry, Fractal was also called out as a “Cool vendor in analytics” by Gartner, Forrester rated them as a “Top provider for Text analytics” for their product dCrypt.

Pranay has an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad, a Bachelors in Accounting from Bangalore University, and is a Certified Financial Risk Manager from the Global Association of Risk Professionals.

He derives his passion for analytics from his belief that data and analytics are making the world a better place.

Event Date
June 24, 2014

Hilton Toronto Markham Suites Conference Centre, Canada

Toronto CDO Executive Summit

Pranay Agrawal

Co-founder and CEO