Ankit Jain is the VP of Special Projects at SimilarWeb which he joined via the acquisition of mobile intelligence startup Quettra that he founded and led as CEO. Prior to that, he was the Head of Search & Discovery for Google Play which he joined through the acquisition of Cuil where he helped build several parts of a web, real time and social search engines from scratch. Ankit is very involved with the entrepreneurial community via the Startup Leadership Program.
Ankit received his BS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from UC Berkeley in 2007 and his MS in Computer Science with a focus on Parallel and Distributed Computing from UC Berkeley in 2008. He received a Certificate in Management of Technology from the Walter A. Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley in 2008.
Ankit is a speaker at several conferences on a variety of search and mobile technologies. He co-authored the opening chapter in "Next Generation Search Engines: Advanced Models for Information Retrieval" (http://www.igi-global.com/book/next-generation-search-engines/59723).
|Dec 11, 2015||FinSMEs - SimilarWeb Acquires Quettra|
|Dec 10, 2015||Tech.eu - Israeli market intelligence startup SimilarWeb expands to Silicon Valley with acquisition of Quettra|
|Dec 10, 2015||PE HUB - SimilarWeb buys VC-backed Quettra for about $10 mln|
|Dec 10, 2015||Vator.tv - SimilarWeb acquires mobile intelligence company Quettra|
|Dec 10, 2015||Venture Beat - Analytics company SimilarWeb acquires mobile intelligence startup Quettra for $10M+|
|Dec 10, 2015||AdWeek - SimilarWeb Acquires Mobile Intelligence Firm Quettra|
|Dec 10, 2015||Similarweb Blog - Quettra Joins SimilarWeb to Expand Mobile App Intelligence|
|Dec 10, 2015||TechCrunch - SimilarWeb Buys Quettra To Move Deeper Into Mobile Analytics And Big Data|