Founder and CEO, +AMP
Former Investment Strategist at BlackRock
and Director at Credit Suisse HOLT
Bill Yeskel founded and serves as the Chief Executive Officer of PlusAMP (+AMP) for over 3 years. +AMP is a company that offers social collaborative data analysis and visualization services to its clients. He started his career in +AMP since July 2014 in the Greater Boston Area.
In 2005, he served as a strategist for BlackRock, a firm that invests on behalf of their clients, from large institutions to parents and grandparents, doctors, and teachers who entrust their savings to them. Their promise is to offer them the clearest thinking about what to do with their money and the products and services they need to secure a better financial future.
Yeskel holds a Masters degree in Theological Studies. After graduating in 1996, he entered the PhD program in Hebrew Bible in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations. However, he left the PhD program in 1998 when he decided to change his career into finance and began to work at Credit Suisse HOLT as Director for over 7 years.
+AMP focuses on the consumer experience of data and analytics, namely:
- Providing buyers of data and analytics with a visual and highly collaborative interface to data and models
- Providing sellers of data and analytics with the packaging, delivery, and monetization tools needed to reach nontechnical buyers
As mainstream demand for data and analytics increases, the consumer experience +AMP enables is becoming critical for data and analytics to reach its potential as a business.