TigerGraph announced the appointment of Khushal Bhansali as India country manager. Bhansali is responsible for the overall sales, go-to-market and growth strategy for the world’s first native parallel graph database in India. India is the latest addition to the growing list of focus markets in Asia Pacific for TigerGraph as the company seeks to meet the burgeoning demand for graph technology, which according to Gartner will be used in 80 percent of data and analytics innovations, up from 10 percent in 2021.
As the enterprise’s fastest and most scalable graph platform, TigerGraph has a suite of easy-to- use on premise and cloud solutions that allow any company to easily process and analyze massive amounts of data in real-time to find key relationships within data and realize the full transformative potential of graph analytics. TigerGraph supports rapid decision making and various business use cases such as cybersecurity threat prevention, fraud detection, risk assessment and anti-money laundering for the banking and finance sector, supply chain management and network resource optimization for IT organizations and manufacturing industries, as well as customer360 and engine recommendation for all companies including those in the healthcare sector that strategically harness customer insights to drive the customer experience for sales and marketing.
Bhansali brings 23 years of enterprise IT experience leading and building sales and operations teams to empower customers across BFSI (banking, financial services, and insurance), government, manufacturing and telecom sectors in future-proofing their IT networks and infrastructures with advanced technologies from process automation, to Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning applications.
Bhansali said, “Joining a fast-growing technology visionary like TigerGraph is a natural next step for me having built my career as an advocate of bleeding edge, best-in-class technologies to help customers transform their organizations while ensuring a strong return on investment. India as one of world’s largest internet and mobile user markets and the region’s key innovation hub presents many opportunities for the adoption of TigerGraph’s graph database technology. I am confident in empowering customers to make the quantum leap in the markets they compete in, and by deriving value from their highly distributed and vast datasets, drive customer insights, enhance business decision making and increase operational efficiency.”
“TigerGraph is passionate about investing in the India market to help drive enterprise graph analytics for business and government services. We are committed to providing the investment in the people and the partners to ensure TigerGraph is the leader for enterprise graph databases. I am excited to have Khushal, an industry data expert, join the TigerGraph team to support India in this time of growth. The exceptionally fast pace at which graph technology is going mainstream in India calls for a proven sales leader like Khushal who can guide our customers in fully utilizing the potent combination of advanced graph analytics, AI and ML applications to answer critical business questions that eventually translate into quantifiable business benefits,” said Joseph Lee, vice president, Asia Pacific and Japan, TigerGraph.
TigerGraph counts Jaguar Land Rover, Australian Taxation Office and Merkle Science, a predictive cryptocurrency risk and intelligence platform amongst its customers which include data scientists, engineers, architects, business and IT leaders from Fortune 500 organizations, innovative mid-size companies as well as startups.