Experfy

Assembling the world's most prestigious data and analytics talent, available to work on-demand.

Our Story

Founded in 2014 in Harvard Innovation Lab, Experfy is the recognized industry leader in the design and delivery of flexible Future of Work solutions for hiring elite AI, software and engineering talent, enabling companies to close the skills-gap. We serve both government and commercial enterprises with innovative cloud-based solutions and upskilling platforms to address their unique challenges associated with the growing skills gap in emerging technologies. Our suite of cloud solutions, upskilling platform and consulting on workforce strategies are designed with agility for each unique client need. Companies like Deloitte and Northern Trust leverage not only our platforms but also vast pool of vetted AI and engineering talent that is available on-demand. See this Forbes story about our unique philosophy and leadership position in this space.

Pushing the frontiers of innovation—by disrupting
the big data consulting industry

Management Team

Sarabjot kaur

Sarabjot Kaur

Co-Founder & Co-CEO

Sarabjot Kaur drives the overall product vision and marketing of Experfy’s AI-enabled Future of Work platforms. Sarabjot draws upon fourteen years of experience in creating enterprise value; innovating new business models; brand positioning; digital marketing; and using technology to translate business complexities into actionable strategic solutions. Before joining Experfy, Sarabjot co-founded Academic Room, a platform that curates data within communities of practice and used by academics from over 200 countries. As the CEO of a Boston-based digital agency, she was responsible for a broad portfolio of clients such as Harvard University, EMC, Computer Associates, and Commonwealth of Massachusetts. During the course of her career, she has contributed significantly to over fifty software projects, and interactive products. She has also served in various strategic and consulting positions at Citgroup, State Street Global Advisors (SSgA) and Fidelity eBusiness. At Fidelity eBusiness, she helped build the industry's first web-based wealth-management platform that brings together portfolio management, CRM, financial planning, portfolio rebalancing and trading into one unified workstation. Sarabjot has a Masters of Science degree in Applied Sciences from CCSHAU, India and digital marketing training from Rhode Island School of Design.

Harpreet singh

Harpreet Singh, PhD

Co-Founder & Co-CEO

Dr. Harpreet Singh has growth responsibilities for Experfy. In the past, he has worked at the intersection of Blockchain, AI and Machine Learning, developing advanced cyrptoeconomic systems, roadmaps, algorithms and data products. He has authored a highly acclaimed “Masters of Blockchain” podcast. He has served as a Chief Analytics Officer and has also led cross-functional teams in global execution of product development, business strategy, operations, and technology functions. He managed the program management initiatives for sixty technology startups from Citigroup’s e-Citi Venture Portfolio Office. Harpreet subsequently established the Project Management Office for FX Alliance, a global foreign exchange platform, where he was responsible for enabling project and risk management functions for New York, London and Tokyo locations. Harpreet earned Master's and PhD degrees from Harvard University, where he also served as a faculty member.

Jothi periasamy

Jothi Periasamy

HEAD OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

Jothi Periasamy provides leadership to Experfy's growing community of data experts and solutions providers, while leading the company's sales and recruitment efforts to establish Experfy as a preeminent platform for AI-enabled Future of Work. He served as a Managing Director and global innovation leader with KPMG's North America Advisory Practice and Innovation Center. Before KPMG, he was the Director of Enterprise Intelligence for E&Y. In addition, he has held leadership positions at Blue Shield and Deloitte. Jothi has deep "hands-on" subject matter expertise in big data, predictive analytics, cloud technology and in-memory computing. Jothi is a MIT SLOAN and MIT CSAIL learning facilitator for Artificial Intelligence for business courses to the global learners. Jothi has a deep experience in developing groundbreaking cloud-based, “end-to-end” AI platforms to enable digital transformation within the enterprise.

Adam wood

Adam Wood

CHIEF STRATEGY OFFICER

Adam currently serves as the Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) of Experfy. He is also an LWP Fellow at Harvard Law School. His work with international organizations, primarily the European Commission, World Bank, IMF, ILO, OECD, and UN’s DESA addresses socio-economic challenges in emerging technologies and their integration into the economy for workforce development utilizing economic research, public policy, law and diplomacy cornerstones. A U.S. Navy veteran, Adam has managed global sustainable technology and infrastructure projects for, or on behalf of the U.S. government, as well as private and public firms worth over $1B. His research focuses at Harvard have been primarily on the effects of AI, digital transformation, and data-driven analysis for the global economy’s largest firms, activities which aid in the facilitation of workforce development programs and institutional efficiencies in emerging technologies. Adam also served as the Managing Director for the Science and Engineering Workforce Project at the National Bureau of Economic Research.

Erin hicks

Erin Hicks

DIRECTOR OF HR AND COMPLIANCE

After 8 years as a Human Resources consultant, Erin Hicks joined Upwork as the Senior Director of Talent Compliance and Operations. During her time at Upwork she built the Enterprise Compliance Services offering from the ground up, which changed the way that Enterprise clients classify and engage global talent. As the Director of HR and Compliance at Experfy, Erin leverages her expertise to build compliant global talent engagement programs for our clients.

Peter diamandis

Peter Diamandis

ADVISOR

Named by Fortune Magazine as one of the World's 50 Greatest Leaders, Dr. Peter Diamandis is the Chairman and CEO of the XPRIZE Foundation, which leads the world in designing and launching large incentive prizes to drive radical breakthroughs for the benefit of humanity. Best known for the $10 million Ansari XPRIZE for private spaceflight, the Foundation is now launching prizes in Exploration, Life Sciences, Energy, and Education. Diamandis is also the co-Founder & Executive Chairman of the Singularity University, a Silicon Valley based institution teaching graduates and executives about exponentially growing technologies and their potential to address humanity’s grand challenges. Diamandis recently co-Authored Abundance – The Future Is Better Than You Think. Diamandis has founded or co-founded many of the leading entrepreneurial companies in this sector including Zero Gravity Corporation, the Rocket Racing League and Space Adventures. He also counsels the world’s top enterprises on how to utilize exponential technologies and incentivized innovation to dramatically accelerate their business objectives. Dr. Diamandis attended MIT where he received his degrees in molecular genetics and aerospace engineering, as well as Harvard Medical School where he received his M.D.

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