Overview

Revolutionizing big data analytics, Zdaly offers an augmented data intelligence platform that unifies data science, machine learning and external trends to deliver predictive business insights.  Supported by the largest unified database of world data and statistics – 3.3+ billion and counting – our platform ingests, cleanses, classifies and correlates internal enterprise data with external factors to unlock hidden, predictive and actionable insights at scale.

Fortune 500 companies use Zdaly to expose and decipher deep market intelligence, optimize capex investments and seize new market opportunities. Our team is comprised of tenured Data Scientists and industry executives and is backed by S3 Ventures and Moneta Ventures.

Leadership Team

Raj Golecha, Founder & CEO

Raj is Founder and CEO of Zdaly. Before Zdaly, he led the global analyst team for a multi-billion dollar technology and venture portfolio at one of the world’s largest energy companies. It was here he discovered the need to improve fundamental research and quantitative analysis outcomes from unstructured data sources, resulting in the formation of Zdaly. He is a recognized business leader and his work has been published in the top 100 scientific journals of the world. Raj earned an engineering degree from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) and an MBA from Michigan State University.

Rob Corwin
Head of Data Science

Robert is Head of Data Science, responsible for the integration of advanced Data Science techniques within Zdaly’s platform and solutions. Robert has an extensive background in data analysis and quantitative modeling and spent 15-years in quantitative finance on Wall Street. Prior to Zdaly, Robert was co-CIO of EVA Capital, Director of Quant Research for EVA Dimensions and a Senior Analyst for The Rohatyn Group. He holds a Bachelors of Engineering from Cornell University and a Masters of Financial Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley.

Syed Biabani, COO

As COO, Syed leads the people, finance, customer success and delivery operations for Zdaly and serves on the Board of Directors. Syed has over 22 years of planning and performance experience, including serving as VP of Technology Commercialization for a Fortune 100 company. He has served in various executive roles in business development, corporate strategy, manufacturing, supply chain, capital projects and engineering. Syed holds an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from North Carolina State University and an MBA from Duke.

Albert Lilly, CMO

Albert has over 20 years of enterprise software experience and leads marketing, communications, customer evangelism and go-to-market strategy for Zdaly. Before Zdaly, Albert held senior roles at IBM, working with the global partner ecosystem and KPIT, where he led the SAP alliance marketing function. He was also co-founder and CMO of 360training.com, where he helped build the company into one of the fastest growing edtech firms in the world, leading to its successful acquisition. Albert holds a B.S. degree in Corporate Communication from the University of Texas at Austin.

Swapnil Gautam
Head of Products

Swapnil is responsible for Zdaly’s product development and delivery. He has over 13 years of experience in Product Management across various domains with a deep focus in Big Data and Analytics. Prior to Zdaly, Swapnil was Senior Product Leader for Sirion Labs. He also held key roles as founder and Chief Product Officer for various startups, including Hadron Analytics, a SaaS platform for patent data analysis, which he oversaw to a successful exit. Swapnil holds a Bachelors in Technology from  the Indian Institute of Technology.

Joseph Giangola
Director of Product Engagement

As Director of Product Engagement, Joe helps our customers realize business value from Zdaly’s suite of Data Intelligence and Augmented Analytics solutions. Joe started his career as a financial advisor for J.P. Morgan Chase and spent over 12 years in the financial services sector in New York. Prior to Zdaly he served in various sales director capacities for organizations including MSCI/ISS, Egan-Jones Ratings and The Deal, working with hedge funds and in the alternative investment space. Joe holds a Bachelors degree from Montclair State University.

Board of Directors & Advisors

Raj Golecha CEO of Data Analytics firm Zdaly

Raj Golecha
Founder & CEO

Syed Biabani
COO

Aaron Perman
Vice President, S3 Ventures

Aasim Hasan
Partner, Moneta Ventures

Linh Austin
SVP, McDermott International

Investors

Our lead investors are S3 Ventures and Moneta Ventures. Together they provide Zdaly with the value added resources, strategic guidance and insight to best serve our growing customer base in the construction, energy, financial services and retail industries.