Life @Crayon – Krishnakumar

  1. How long have you been at Crayon? It’s been around 5 years. Joined here on June 12th, 2013.   2.What do you do at Crayon? I don’t know exactly. If anyone has any clue, please do let me know. For now, I am working for the product team, and playing with the data.   3.What’s your average day like? The day mostly goes like this – analyzing, coding,…

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Life @Crayon – Smruthi kilari

1) How long have you been at Crayon? It’s been about 1 year and 3 months. 2) What do you do at Crayon? Data mining and client delivery. But basically, everything data. 3) What’s your average day like? Every day is a new challenge. It’s full of regular campaigns, adhoc analysis, data modelling and client management. 4) What’s your favorite Crayon memory? There are numerous memories I can think of.…

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Life @Crayon – Bella

1) How long have you been at Crayon? a. 1491 days (and still counting) 2) What do you do at Crayon? a. I spend nearly 90% of my time in presales. The other 10% is used for trips to the pantry and laughing at silly jokes. 3) What’s your average day like? a. I usually spend the day working on proposals, crawling the internet for information (in the name of…

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How This Former IBM Director Received a Backing From The TATA group

SURESH V SHANKAR (55), FOUNDER, CRAYON DATA – by Entrepreneur Magazine. Among the league of companies which have kept their high growth under the radar for quite some time is Singapore and Chennai-based big data company Crayon Data. Launched by former director at IBM – Shankar has been a big data and digital evangelist for over a decade. Further, he has been the point person in creating disruptions in the…

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Life @Crayon – Priyanshu

  1) How long have you been at Crayon? 4 years, 3 months, 4 days & 3 hours (as of writing this response) 2) What do you do at Crayon? Ranges from cheerleader to product manager 3) What’s your average day like? Coordinating work around our banking deployments, product and engineering with frequent trips to the snack room 4) What’s your favorite Crayon memory? The great beach-house party of 2016,…

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Mashreq Bank wins at Seamless Awards, 2018!

  Mashreq Bank, our client in the UAE, true to their tagline of “we make it possible” – have made it possible! Mashreq has won at the Seamless Awards, 2018, in the category of DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION AND INNOVATION OF THE YEAR – B2C. The awards are the Middle East’s most coveted tech awards in finance and retail. This award category recognises brands that have most successfully re-engineered and re-energised their…

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Life @Crayon – Amev

How long have you been at Crayon? 4 years and 8 months What do you do at Crayon? Corporate Finance What’s your average day like? Spreadsheets. At our investors’ beck and call. The Occasional ‘Story to Deck’. More Spreadsheets. Basically, Saving The World! What’s your favorite Crayon memory? Signing the Mitsui investment agreement What’s your favourite thing about working at Crayon?/ What keeps you coming to work every day? There is always…

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Infosys co-founder Kris Gopalakrishnan invests in big data startup Crayon Data

Appeared on The Economic Times BENGALURU: Singapore and Chennai-based big data company Crayon Data has received an undisclosed investment from InfosysBSE 3.06 % cofounder Senapathy (Kris) Gopalakrishnan. The investment is part of Crayon’s Series A2 round of funding. Previous investors include Jungle Ventures, Tata Sons chairman emeritus Ratan Tata, Mitsui & Co, and a host of angels. The investment will be used to enhance Maya, its flagship product, and expand the…

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Infosys’ Kris Gopalakrishnan invests in big data and AI startup Crayon Data

Singapore/Chennai/Bengaluru –7 November, 2017 Mr. Senapathy “Kris” Gopalakrishnan, Infosys co-founder, has made a personal investment in Crayon Data, one of Asia’s hottest big data and AI companies. The investment is part of Crayon’s Series A2 round of funding. Previous investors include, Jungle Ventures, Tata Sons chairman emeritus Ratan Tata and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. and many prominent angels. Speaking on the investment, Kris Gopalakrishnan said, “I see that the future…

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The Personalization Paradox – Indian hospitality rediscovers

While it is still quite early to foretell the implications of India’s tryst with GST, there is an all pervasive air of concern in the hospitality industry regarding the same. At this very crucial juncture we will cautiously analyse how the hospitality industry aspires to take personalization to the next level. Personalized suggestions with the aid of technology have become an integral part of modern life. Yet, the hospitality industry…

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