Hyperscience Appoints First Chief Technology Officer to Advance and Execute Technical Transformation and Product Innovation
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hyperscience, the automation company, today announced the appointment of Tony Lee as its first Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Lee brings more than 25 years of diverse engineering experience from leadership positions held at high-growth enterprise organizations.
Prior to joining Hyperscience, Lee advanced the product and engineering teams at mortgage processing startup Snapdocs. Before that, he led the Application Engineering team at Dropbox, where he focused on developing enterprise-grade innovations with exceptional consumer-facing user experiences. And during his tenure at Zendesk, Lee scaled the engineering department team by over 560%, while also successfully leading the organization through a major IPO. He also held leadership roles at Box and Yahoo.
“The world is moving faster, so organizations need to move faster to keep pace with rapid change. It’s clear that the need for digital transformation and improved organizational agility has never been more critical,” said Peter Brodsky, CEO and co-founder of Hyperscience. “We’re entering a new phase of hyper-growth where our solution has the opportunity to improve the lives of hundreds of millions of people. This is an ideal time to bring Tony on board as we continue to invest in our product and machine learning capabilities to deliver the best outcomes for current and future customers.”
As CTO, Lee will oversee several arms of the organization, including Product, Machine Learning and Engineering, working to unite and align these diverse teams to advance the company, and its new class of automation software. “The unique approach to AI and automation, the leadership, and the far-reaching societal impact of the technology are what drew me to Hyperscience almost immediately,” said Lee, who is based in the San Francisco Bay Area. “I’m honored to join the talented team at Hyperscience, and look forward to hitting the ground running.”
Hyperscience modernizes mission-critical processes and operations for Global 2000 organizations and governments. Since 2014, Hyperscience’s automation technology has helped data-centric companies parse through vast amounts of unstructured inputs and raw information to get to swifter and smarter business outcomes. Through the Hyperscience Platform, enterprises are empowered to transform their operations and drive operational efficiency as well as human productivity by fully unlocking the power of their data. Ranked on the Inc. Fastest-Growing Company List, Hyperscience has raised $190M+ from investors, including Tiger Global, BOND, Bessemer Venture Partners, Stripes FirstMark. The company has a global footprint with offices in New York City, Sofia, Bulgaria, and London, UK. For more information, visit www.hyperscience.com.