REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Citrine Informatics, the chemicals and materials artificial intelligence (AI) platform, today announced the expansion of its sales organization through the appointment of two seasoned sales leaders with years of experience growing worldwide technology field operations and servicing the needs of Fortune 1000 and manufacturing customers. Deepak Ghodke and Brian Gillespie have both been appointed as Vice President of Sales.
Deepak Ghodke has a solid track record implementing data technology solutions for discrete manufacturing Fortune 1000 companies. Most recently during his decade at business intelligence innovator Tableau, Deepak helped to lead the charge in APAC, where he was responsible for building the nascent end-customer and partnership business in India. Brian Gillespie joins the team after a 20-year career building successful sales organizations in both North America and Europe. His expertise is in selling complex and powerful technology into manufacturing organizations, including selling cloud-based, digital transformation software solutions. Brian joins Citrine from Sight Machine, where he spearheaded the rapid growth of the company, achieving over 100% growth in revenues year-over-year during his tenure as Vice President of Sales.
“Deepak and Brian have deep relationships within manufacturing, and both understand the success of our customers depends upon their ability to accelerate product development through creating new materials faster,” said Gregory Mulholland, CEO of Citrine Informatics. “We are excited to increase our ability to bring materials-aware AI to market and build on the current momentum we have with our multinational customer base.”
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About Citrine Informatics
Citrine Informatics accelerates the product development cycle for the Fortune 1000 by combining access to the world’s largest materials database with AI designed by materials scientists. Citrine is backed by leading investors including, Innovation Endeavors, DCVC (Data Collective), Prelude Ventures, AME Cloud, XSeed Capital, Morado Ventures, and Ulu Ventures. The company is headquartered in Redwood City, CA. Follow us at @Citrine_io.
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Source: Citrine Informatics