Aktana

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Aktana is a company operating in AI-enabled decision support for the global life sciences industry. Its proprietary platform harnesses machine learning algorithms to enable commercial teams to seamlessly coordinate and optimize multichannel engagement with healthcare professionals.

TypePrivate
Founded2008
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websiteaktana.com
Employee Ratings3.4
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)330
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at Aktana

David Ehrlich

David Ehrlich

Chief Executive Officer, Director
Clay Hausmann

Clay Hausmann

Chief Marketing Officer
Pini Ben-Or

Pini Ben-Or

Chief Science Officer
Derek Choy

Derek Choy

Co-Founder; Vice President of Products
John Dyson

John Dyson

Director
Jared Kesselheim

Jared Kesselheim

Director
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Aktana Office Locations

Aktana has offices in San Francisco, Fort Washington, Shanghai, Minato City and in 2 other locations
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
207 Powell St 8th Floor, San Francisco
Fort Washington, PA, US
Highland Office Center, 550 Pinetown Rd
San Francisco, CA, US
944 Market St #400, San Francisco
Shanghai, CN
1807 1380, North Shanxi Road
Minato City, JP
Building 8F, 5-chōme-7-17 Minamiaoyama
Barcelona, ES
Passeig de Garcia Fària, 49
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Aktana Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2008

Aktana total Funding

$71 m

Aktana latest funding size

$21 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Aktana investors

Aktana's latest funding round in September 2019 was reported to be $21 m. In total, Aktana has raised $71 m
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Aktana Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

69/100

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Aktana Online and Social Media Presence

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Aktana Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    94/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    100/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    89/100

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Aktana News and Updates

Aktana Expands Leadership Team to Drive Global AI Strategy in Life Sciences

One of the UK’s most influential women in tech, Bingqian Gao, will build advanced analytics center of excellence to improve omnichannel customer experience in a digital-first world One of the UK’s most influential women in tech, Bingqian Gao, will build advanced analytics center of excellence to imp…

Aktana Delivers Intelligent Engagement Solution to Emerging and Mid-sized Life Sciences Companies

Antares Pharma and other growing innovators leverage new class of AI technology to provide customers with a true omnichannel experience Antares Pharma and other growing innovators leverage new class of AI technology to provide customers with a true omnichannel experience

Aktana Hires Key Executives to Meet Escalating Demand for AI in Life Sciences

Industry leaders bolster engineering, technology and professional services for Aktana’s growing customer roster Industry leaders bolster engineering, technology and professional services for Aktana’s growing customer roster

Aktana grabs $20 mln from CIBC

CIBC Innovation Banking has provided $20 million in debt financing to San Francisco-based Aktana, a provider of decision support for global life science companies. Aktana is backed by HLM Venture Partners, Leerink Partners, SafeGuard Ventures and Starfish Ventures. CIBC has offices in Atlanta, Austi…

Aktana Blogs

Aktana’s Clay Hausmann Interviews Grünenthal’s Florent Edouard for PharmExec

Can AI bring humanity back to the customer experience? Clay Hausmann speaks to Grünenthal’s Florent Edouard about using AI to personalize HCP engagement and overcoming obstacles to digital transformation. Read the full article here. The post Aktana’s Clay Hausmann Interviews Grünenthal’s Florent Edo…

Engineering Global Scalability: The 4 Tenets of Every Successful Project (Part 3)

By Toni Cejas Aktana presents a three-part series focused on dispelling common AI misconceptions and how to engineer success that scales. In Part 3, we analyze past implementations to outline the key characteristics of every successful project. Catch up on Part 1 and Part 2 of our series here. Artif…

Aktana’s Alan Kalton & Graham Rapier debunk AI myths for MedAdNews

Alan Kalton and Graham Rapier reveal the top 5 AI myths stalling your digital transformation journey. Read the full article for MedAdNews here. The post Aktana’s Alan Kalton & Graham Rapier debunk AI myths for MedAdNews appeared first on Aktana.

Medicine Maker features Aktana’s Alan Kalton

Alan Kalton speaks to the Medicine Maker about how different size pharma organizations are handling AI adoption and why using AI to improve the patient experience is a golden opportunity that can’t be missed. Read the full article here. The post Medicine Maker features Aktana’s Alan Kalton appeared …

PM360 spotlights advice from Aktana’s Alan Kalton

The pandemic introduced new ways of working—and new customer expectations. With many HCPs oversaturated with digital marketing, AI-enabled optimization offers a proven path to personalization. Alan Kalton shares advice for upping your digital game. Read the full article here. The post PM360 spotligh…

Don’t Let These All-Too-Common AI Myths Sideline Your Plans for Digital Transformation (Part 1)

Alan Kalton and Graham Rapier Aktana presents a three-part series focused on dispelling common misconceptions about AI scalability and engineering success after the pilot phase. In Part 1, we discuss the myths surrounding localization and foundational data requirements. Interest in Artificial Intell…
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Aktana Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Aktana founded?

    Aktana was founded in 2008.

  • Who are Aktana key executives?

    Aktana's key executives are David Ehrlich, Clay Hausmann and Pini Ben-Or.

  • How many employees does Aktana have?

    Aktana has 330 employees.

  • Who are Aktana competitors?

    Competitors of Aktana include RevBoss, PerformYard and Mixmax.

  • Where is Aktana headquarters?

    Aktana headquarters is located at 207 Powell St 8th Floor, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Aktana offices?

    Aktana has offices in San Francisco, Fort Washington, Shanghai, Minato City and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does Aktana have?

    Aktana has 7 offices.