Life @ Crayon – Malathi

  1) How long have you been at Crayon? For 3 years and 10 months. 2) What do you do at Crayon? I am a software developer. I sit in front of black & grey screens and I type commands that add flavours to Crayon’s products. 3) What’s your average day like? My average day usually has several sync ups. As well as the routine stand-up at the end of…

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Life @ Crayon – Devaki Gopalan

1.  How long have you been at Crayon? It’s been just over a year… 2. What do you do at Crayon? I’m part of the Project Management Office. 3. What’s your average day like? My average day always begins with a wonderful cup of masala chai and ends with a wonderful evening with my husband, Bharath! 😊 What comes in between is a whole series of things that can only…

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Chai Break with Vijaya Kumar Ivaturi, Co-Founder and CTO, Crayon Data

  This article was written by Gowri Rekha and originally published on Paul Writer. Paul Writer interviewed Vijaya Kumar Ivaturi (known as IVK) who is the Co-Founder and CTO of Crayon Data, a Big Data & AI product company at Singapore with a development center in Chennai. He has been with ICT industry for the last 30 years and is one of the leading experts in innovation management and advanced…

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Life @ Crayon – Shankar Ganesh

  1) How long have you been at Crayon? At the time of answering this questionnaire, it’s a grand total of 2013 days. And this is inclusive of weekends and holidays. Incidentally, I joined in 2013 as well! 😉 2) What do you do at Crayon? So far, I have juggled various roles. A majority of my time is spent on client delivery and data delivery. 3) What’s your average…

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Life @ Crayon – Sunny Swetank

1) How long have you been at Crayon? Over 2000 days! 2) What do you do at Crayon? One of Crayon’s clients is a leading global airline. They have initiated a big and ambitious transformation program. The program is delivered through various innovation labs. I play the role of value delivery lead for the customer intelligence lab. I’m also a data scientist on the same project. And the designated chef-of-mutton…

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Generating predictive data is big but challenging business for Ratan Tata-backed Crayon Data

by Kristie Neo, Deal Street Asia This article was originally published on Deal Street Asia on 23.11.2018. If there’s one thing that’s true – data lies. Data lies a lot. In “Everybody Lies: Big Data, New Data and What the Internet can tell us about who we really are”, Stephens-Davidowitz writes: “Big data allows us to finally see what people really want and really do, not what they say they…

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Life @Crayon – Sujee Shalini

  1) How long have you been at Crayon? It’s been about 3 years and 5 months.   2) What do you do at Crayon? My job is to find new Crayons to fill up our box. 😊   3) What’s your average day like? Most of the day goes by in calls with existing, new or potential Crayons.   4) What’s your favourite Crayon memory? The potluck lunches!  …

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Crayon Data backed by Ratan Tata, Gopalakrishnan to raise Series B fund

This news article was published by Business Standard on October 22. Crayon Data, a big data analysis company in which veteran industrialist Ratan Tata and Infosys Co-Founder Kris Gopalakrishnan invested in, is planning to raise Series B round of funding to the tune of around $11 million from existing and new investors. The fund would be used for expansion in western markets, including in the US, and for technology development.…

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Crayon Data saw 3X growth last year, expects similar growth in future

Six-year-old artificial intelligence based data personalization firm Crayon Data said it had grown 3x last year and expected this hyper growth to continue over the next few years. “The growth has been in both revenue and the number of clients, and we expect to double the number of clients and revenue in the next year,” said founder Suresh Shankar. While declining to share current numbers, he said that the aim…

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Life @Crayon – Muthukumaran

  1) How long have you been at Crayon? I’ve been a part of the Crayon family for so long that I’m not sure about the exact number. But if I were to estimate, then the answer would probably be around 5 years. 2) What do you do at Crayon? You’ll usually find me chatting with colleagues, playing carrom and roaming around the office, when I’m not making videos or…

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