Zinnov, a Globalization Advisory and Management Consulting firm, has announced the successful sale of Talent Neuron, a web-based Talent Planning and Management Platform that provides data, insights and analytics to HR decision-makers, to Corporate Executive Board (CEB). Talent Neuron was conceptualized and developed in-house at Zinnov for the last 2 years.
Talent Neuron is the most innovative Talent Planning and Management solution that leverages Big Data principles and methodologies to enable companies Plan, Build and Optimize their global talent. In addition to this, the platform provides comprehensive data, insights and benchmarks that are quintessential for talent planning and acquisition. It also leverages data across 610+ locations, 7,500 companies, and 20.1 million professionals, serving 10 domains, 140 functions and 700+ skills.
Commenting on the development, Pari Natarajan, CEO, Zinnov, says, “Zinnov’s vision is to democratize management consulting through the use of technology. Talent Neuron came out of one such incubation initiatives within Zinnov. The pace of product innovation in Talent Neuron over the last two years was exceptional and will only accelerate with the acquisition by CEB”
“Talent is indeed a critical challenge faced by companies in today’s knowledge economy. Talent Neuron enables our clients to make data driven decisions on global talent initiatives and also validate those decisions over time. Talent Neuron is designed to assist in planning and managing through the life cycle of their talent, says Vamsee Tirukkala, Co-Founder & Board of Director, Talent Neuron
Talking about the platform, Vijay Swaminathan, Co-Founder & Board of Director, Talent Neuron, says, “Talent Neuron integrates data, research and analytical models to provide contextual dashboards and insights. Talent Neuron is a unique blend of cutting edge technology and global delivery model”
Zinnov, right from its inception has played an active role in nurturing the technology entrepreneurial ecosystem in India. Zinnov is the knowledge partner to NASSCOM’s 10k Startup initiative and also deeply involved in various startup programs at iSpirit. Zinnov will continue to incubate existing technology companies and also closely work with the ecosystem to accelerate the product innovation capability in India
Chandramouli CS, Senior Director, Talent Neuron, said, “The Talent Neuron team is super excited to be part of the CEB family. We are thrilled about the limitless opportunities and impact that can be created by being part of CEB. We will continue to push forward on our mission to transform HR through world class insights.”