Infinite Analytics, a data analytics firm based in India and Boston recently raised new founding to explore the application of predictive analytics beyond its existing focus areas of retail and e-commerce. Network members Sir Tim Berners-Lee and Deb Roy are both advisors to and investors in the firm.
"The genesis of Infinite Analytics can be traced back to a class in Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where Akash Bhatia and Purushotham Botla were studying. A project idea was seeded in a class presided by Berners-Lee is now a company.
Since its inception in 2012, Infinite Analytics has raised a seed funding round from various investors from across Australia, Taiwan, India, the UK and the US.
The company specializes in deep machine learning and predictive analytics. Its platform merges data from multiple sources collating information on customer demography, transactions, loyalty program and open data to create a 360-degree view of a user."