Experfy Closes $1.5 Million Seed Round. Notable Investors Include XPRIZE’s Peter H. DiamandisPeter Diamandis
Boston, MA, June 07, 2015 –(PR.com)– Harvard-Backed Experfy, the leading Managed Marketplace for Big Data and Analytics Consulting, raised $1.5m in a seed round led by XPRIZE Chairman and CEO Peter Diamandis. Through its network of 1350+ vetted data experts, Experfy provides advisory services, big data readiness assessments, roadmaps, predictive dashboards, algorithms, and custom solutions for mid-market and Fortune 500s.
“Today’s hottest companies are all data-driven,” says Diamandis. “The Experfy team has developed an ecosystem that allows businesses and highly qualified data-scientists to connect and develop powerful algorithms that can deliver 10x or 100x performance and growth.”
“We’re gratified that Dr. Diamandis views Experfy as an emerging force in Big Data Consulting,” says Experfy Co-Founder Sarabjot Kaur. Along with providing a selfservice model for smaller companies and specialty concierge services for larger companies, Experfy has also created a suite of common use cases like predicting disease outbreaks, optimizing seating arrangements at events, preventing fraud, optimizing supply chains and clinical trial recruitment, and customizing a shopper’s experience. “Now every company can take advantage of qualified data experts to help them predict and control their own future. Results can be delivered in a fraction of the time and cost compared to traditional consultants,” says Kaur.
Based at the Harvard Innovation Lab, Experfy, Inc., is a big data consulting Managed Marketplace where organizations hire vetted experts to help them profit from the ever-increasing amount of data at their disposal. All Experfy experts undergo a rigorous screening process to ensure that they are qualified to take on complex data, analytics, and business intelligence engagements. Experfy’s proprietary data platform, tools, and processes yield previously-hidden insights, enabling clients to enter new markets, reduce costs, and accelerate growth.
For more information, go to www.experfy.com.