DATTUS is proud and excited to announce that our CEO, Anurag Garg, has been announced as one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in the Manufacturing and Industry Space. The Class of 2017 will be detailed in the January 24 issue and boasts “young disruptors, innovators, and entrepreneurs who are changing the world.”
Garg, a graduate of Purdue University’s Class of BSEE ‘09, MSEE ‘15, and the Birck Nanotechnology Center, is one of 600 honorees that was selected from more than 15,000 nominations, creating a <4% acceptance rate. 30 winners were recognized across 20 categories, including Energy, Consumer Tech, Finance, Healthcare, Science, Music, and Sports.
Anurag is a co-founder of DATTUS, an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) company that offers the simplest, fastest, and most cost-effective way to make industrial machines “smart.” DATTUS provides facilities and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) with hardware to monitor the efficiency and reliability of their machines, as well as a software / data analytics platform to predict machine performance, improve efficiencies, and drive growth through customer engagement.
DATTUS, a 2016 Mira Award winner for Best New Tech Product, today serves businesses in two continents, including some of the biggest names in manufacturing and industry.
“I’m excited and honored to be included in this list alongside some amazing leaders,” said Garg. “This couldn’t have happened without the backing of an incredible team and mentors who have supported DATTUS and me personally on this journey!”
DATTUS is an alum of the Rice Business Plan Competition (‘13) and the Midwest / National Clean Energy Challenge (‘13) and has been part of several incubators / accelerators, including the Clean Energy Trust, Purdue Foundry, and gener8tor. DATTUS is supported by investors including Allos Ventures, Founder.org, CSA Partners, gener8tor, M25 Group, and Countdown Ventures.