YData helps data science teams accelerate AI development by improving the quality of their datasets.
Tell us about yourself?
Gonçalo is a product builder and passionate about startups and technology. Has a computer science background but later on developed himself in the management field. Built products in startups and enterprise, led development teams, and now is creating new standards for data science, by helping companies become data-centric and adopt AI that works.
What is the inspiration behind your business?
85% of all AI projects fail and data scientists spent 80% of their time cleaning and preparing data. After interviewing hundreds of data scientists and getting unanimous responses that data quality is the top priority problem to be solved, YData was founded with this mission.
What is your magic sauce?
We give data scientists the tools they need to make the best decisions for their businesses.
Where do you see your company going in 5 years time?
YData will be the most used data preparation tool worldwide and companies won’t know how it is to work without YData.
What has been your biggest setback so far?
The market is still very young for this technology. YData needs to be patient and keep building the product and the community until the market gets more mature.
What is the next big challenge for your business?
Growing a distributed team is a big challenge!
How do people get involved/buy into your vision?
Join our community: slack.ydata.ai