IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alteryx, Inc., the leader in self-service data analytics, announced that Jay Bourland has joined the company as its Senior Vice President of Engineering. He will be responsible for driving product engineering and quality, analytical applications and data, and continued product innovation.
"Line-of-business users are demanding more out of self-service analytics in order to deliver the insights that give companies their competitive edge," said George Mathew, President and COO, Alteryx, Inc. "As we lead the way in meeting this demand, it’s crucial that we have an engineering leader that will continue to push our technology ahead of the industry. We’re excited to have Jay join our team because we know that his track record will keep moving our analytical innovation forward.”
Jay holds a Ph.D. in applied mathematics, and worked for several years as an academic at the University of Washington, Stanford University, and Colorado State University. Prior to Alteryx, Jay was the Senior Vice President and General Manager, Customer Communications at Pitney Bowes Software, where he led efforts to develop new technologies to enhance customer interactions.
“There’s an enormous potential for data, but making it actionable, and turning it into business insights is the great challenge,” said Jay Bourland, Senior Vice President of Engineering, Alteryx, Inc. “Analysts in line-of-business departments are exhausting the capabilities of traditional BI and other point solutions, and have grown tired of depending on specialized staff for data prep, blending, analytics, to get insights. I’m thrilled to be part of a company that is making self-service analytics possible for organizations to truly harness the power of data.”
About Alteryx, Inc.
Alteryx is the leader in self-service data analytics. Alteryx Analytics provides analysts with the unique ability to easily prep, blend and analyze all of their data using a repeatable workflow, then deploy and share analytics at scale for deeper insights in hours, not weeks. Analysts love the Alteryx Analytics platform because they can connect to and cleanse data from data warehouses, cloud applications, spreadsheets and other sources, easily join this data together, then perform analytics — predictive, statistical, and spatial — using the same intuitive user interface, without writing any code. Thousands of companies and data analysts worldwide rely on Alteryx daily. Visit www.alteryx.com or call 1-888-836-4274.