Ruban Phukan is the co-founder of DataRPM and VP of Product at Progress. He was formerly a data scientist at Yahoo and was part of the first data science team in the company. The research work done by Ruban and the data science team at Yahoo led to several millions of new recurring revenue. Prior to DataRPM, Ruban also co-founded the machine learning and vertical search product Bixee and social discovery product Pixrat which were acquired by the Naspers group. Ruban holds several patents and his expertise lies in the practical application of AI and machine-learning for solving real business problems.