Amir Orad is a serial CEO, entrepreneur and big data analytics, cyber and finTech thought leader. With focus on building and scaling companies, Amir has led startups to become industry leaders with hundreds of millions in revenue and multiple M&As. He is the CEO of Sisense, the leading AI-driven platform for infusing analytics everywhere. With Amir at the helm, Sisense has been ranked as the No. 1 Business Intelligence company in terms of customer success and has also been named one of the Forbes’ Cloud 100, The World’s Best Cloud Companies, five years in a row. In 2020, the company announced a $100M funding round and $1+ billion valuation.
There are a lot of B2B and airline companies that are trying to minimize costs and understand the impact on future demand. We have a customer [in transportation] using our algorithms to recalculate and reload schedules because you can imagine that the change in demand is dramatic -- this is something we have not seen since the Great Depression -- and overnight they have to reshuffle all their train schedules.