Yehud, Israel (PRWEB) January 08, 2015
TaKaDu, a global leader in Integrated Water Network Management, announced today that David Shore has joined the company’s Advisory Board.
TaKaDu’s advanced statistical and mathematical algorithms transform raw utility data into actionable insights that deliver cost savings and improve customer service, ultimately changing water utility operations and management through data-driven decision-making.
As a member of the Advisory Board, Shore brings extensive industry experience to TaKaDu, providing strategic input and direction that spans a broad variety of roles in multiple water utilities including South East Water, United Utilities and Southern Water in the UK. His deep understanding of the UK water market, which is considered to be mature and highly advanced, will further broaden TaKaDu’s already comprehensive solution with more specific localized knowledge.
Additionally, Shore’s expertise in utility regulation and significant overseas consulting experience will influence business development and strategic marketing decisions as the company sets its sights on key markets, including the UK. He will also provide leadership and guidance on TaKaDu’s product road map.
“TaKaDu’s solution is very forward-thinking; its innovative approach enables full network visibility and facilitates better collaboration between utility departments. This is very important as meeting tougher efficiency goals through improved operations and management continues to be a priority for most utilities, especially in the UK” said Shore. “I am excited to join the TaKaDu family as an advisor to its senior management and be part of this rapidly accelerating area of technology development in the water sector,” he noted.
Amir Peleg, TaKaDu’s Founder and CEO, noted that “As part of our Advisory Board, David will bring exceptional knowledge and experience to TaKaDu. His appointment to the team indicates our intent in driving towards proactive water network management; connecting various personnel, departments, systems, and types of data with the goal of improving efficiency”.
“I look forward to working closely with David to support TaKaDu’s development and growth by helping utilities save water, energy and time”.
TaKaDu is a leader in Integrated Water Network Management, empowering utilities to efficiently manage their networks by optimizing tactical and strategic decisions. TaKaDu’s patented technology utilizes raw data from multiple sources, analysing it to produce and prioritise network insights which enable data-driven decision-making across utility functions and departments. The solution transforms the way water networks operate, ultimately helping utilities reduce water loss, shorten repair cycles, and improve customer service.
TaKaDu’s cloud-based solution is operational in water utilities worldwide. Its innovative approach has earned notable commendations including the 2011 World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer Award and the 2013 Sustainia Award. TaKaDu is a founding member of SWAN, the Smart Water Networks Forum.