Dr. Benjamin Warr is a cofounder at Aggrigator and Dr. Shankar Subramaniam is the Chief Data Scientist. What do these two brilliant minds do at Aggrigator?
Ben is a leading passionate mind in agricultural & geospatial technologies, sustainability, impact economics and even created the pioneering work, "The Economic Growth Engine: How energy and work drive material prosperity", while at INSEAD in Fontainebleau, France.
Shankar, is a another passionate brilliant mind, with a PhD in mechanical engineering and a post doctorate from MIT. His work has lead to multiple patents in enabling lowering engineering lifecycle in aircraft engine design then applied innovative methods of aerodynamic analysis that enabled the creation as member of team one of the first 15,000 rpm hard disk drive that we all use in our computers (the combined work that lead to 5 patents) and whose innovative work in financial computational mathematical modeling & algorithms, which lead to managing risk in a multibillion dollar insurance major.
So what do these wonderful passionate, humble and incredibly brilliant interdisciplinary minds do at Aggrigator? Their mission and 24 x 7 mindshare;
Their mission is to algorithmize the business creating tools, workflow and analytics that lead to optimized "Aggregation" in real-time by creating;
i. Greater access to markets for farmers (Think Alibaba)
ii. Greater access to predictable, traceable, visible and lower costs of doing business for buyers (Think Alibaba)
iii. Optimized Fulfillment, via on-time, low wastage, highly optimized distribution (Think FEDEX/UPS, but with an Uber business model)
iv. Creating analytics that lead to higher supply discovery, higher buyer discovery, optimized fulfillment, while reducing risks & enhancing traceability & trackability, reducing friction in the market, creating a $$$ bottom-line impact for all.
Stay tuned folks and watch their interviews coming up shortly on their work.