Venture: Andela
Andela is building the next generation of global technology leaders by training the most talented developers across Africa

Expert: Ivan Galea
VP Analytics & Data Science, Atlassian
• VP Business Analytics & Data Science, Box
• Director of Product Analytics, Head of Consumer Analytics, PayPal

Andela partnered with Rippleworks to spark data-driven growth

Andela is a global talent network that connects companies with vetted, remote engineers in emerging markets. Hundreds of leading companies like GitHub, Cloudflare, and ViacomCBS leverage Andela to scale their engineering teams quickly and cost effectively.

Andela’s top priority was building world-class data analysis capabilties to power its growth. Andela partnered with Rippleworks to define the data architecture, people, processes, and tools needed to develop predictive and data-driven insights from its customer and developer data.

Rippleworks helped us build out the backbone of Andela’s data infrastructure and prioritize our business analytics, data engineering, and data science needs.

Because of that early groundwork and investment in our data department, we are now able to make more informed decisions in all areas of the business.

Andela CEO Jeremy Johnson

Andela partnered with Ivan Galea, who has led data science teams at companies including Atlassian, Box, and PayPal. Together, they:

• Identified and prioritized business goals Andela using data and analytics

• Defined executive KPIs using clear quantitative definitions and consistent data sources

Baselined KPIs based on data availability and validation; conducted gap analysis between baseline and ideal state

• Built a centralized data warehouse and connected executive KPI data sources to data warehouse

• Defined organizational structure of the data and analytics team by outlining key capabilities and mapping current resources to the future state of the org structure

• Defined job descriptions and began recruiting for key hires, including the Head of Data Analytics

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