Pelmorex Corp, a leading weather and data-analytics company, announced that Dr Nana Banerjee will be its president and Chief Executive Officer effective later this month. Dr. Banerjee also joins the Pelmorex Board of Directors.
A seasoned executive, Banerjee has experience in leading, innovating and supporting information services and technology businesses globally. He has served as a board member, president and CEO of the global education company McGraw-Hill, as group president of the leading data-analytics company Verisk. He was also the chief operating officer (COO) of the payment-related information and analytics company Argus and the head of Citibank’s credit card business in the United Kingdom.
“After conducting an extensive search, the board is extremely pleased to welcome Nana to the Pelmorex team. He is a highly accomplished executive with a long track record of successful leadership across several global companies. He offers the right balance of vision and strategic depth while aligning with our values and culture,” Pierre L. Morrissette, executive chair of the board said.
A graduate from the Indian Institute of Technology, Banerjee completed his PhD in Applied Mathematics from the State University of New York. He said, “I am honored and excited to lead a team of talented professionals who are dedicated to providing innovative solutions that help customers and businesses alike to make informed decisions and navigate the challenges thrown by mother nature. With cutting-edge technology, AI-based algorithms and a passion for excellence.”