DataSeers Recruits the Top AI Influencer and Big Data Expert Bill Franks to Board

DataSeers’ Board of Advisors has welcomed a new member, Bill Franks. Franks is a talented and respected addition to the team and will aim to assist DataSeers in refining its vision and implementing latest trends in AI and big data.

Mr. Franks is a Chief Analytics Officer for The International Institute For Analytics (IIA), where he provides perspective on trends in the analytics, AI, & big data space and helps clients understand how IIA can support their efforts to improve analytics performance. 

Franks is also the author of the books Taming The Big Data Tidal Wave and The Analytics Revolution. He is a sought after speaker and frequent blogger who has been ranked a top global big data influencer, a top global artificial intelligence and big data influencer, a top AI influencer, and was an inaugural inductee into the Analytics Hall of Fame

His work, including several years as Chief Analytics Officer for Teradata (NYSE: TDC), has spanned clients in a variety of industries for companies ranging in size from Fortune 100 companies to small non-profit organizations.  You can learn more at

“I have known Bill for years. As a worldwide expert on Big Data and AI, his addition to our team is crucial and logical. We are looking forward to using his expertise and expand our Analytics portfolio under StrataSeer,” commented the Founder and Chief Seer of DataSeers Adwait Joshi.

Bill Franks joins an impressive advisorship consisting of internationally recognized CFO, David Pattillo and tech expert Arjuna Chala of LexisNexis® Risk Solutions and an expert on HPCC Systems.

Franks is entering at a time when DataSeers is in a growth and hiring phase, inspite of the worldwide pandemic.  The company has 20+ full-time employees globally.  The company has rapidly been adding new features and enhancements to its premier product, FinanSeer.  Such additions include an extensive KYC/KYB validation tool, direct FinCEN reporting, and more. 

The FinanSeer platform was specifically designed to assist the banking and payments space in efforts towards Taming the Data Demon and battling extreme data complexity within the industry. The product offers four of the most vital back office services, Compliance, Reconciliation, Fraud Detection, and Analytics, in one secure appliance, transforming the way the data is processed and saving DataSeers’ clients both time and money.