Frontdoor, Inc. Names George Bezerra to Vice President, Data Science
Bezerra was most recently at Metromile, an AI-based insurtech company using data science and telematics to revolutionize the auto-insurance industry. Prior to Metromile, he led the Machine Learning and Business Analytics functions at TripAdvisor Experiences and Rentals, and worked at the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Labs (CSAIL) at MIT developing intelligent computer architectures for big data applications and power-efficient computing as a postdoctoral researcher. Bezerra received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering and his MSc in Computer Engineering from UNICAMP – Universidade Estadual de Campinas, along with his PhD in Computer Science at the University of New Mexico.
George Bezerra joins a growing organization that is actively driving value to its customer base during the pandemic crisis. With homeowners across the country seeking shelter at home due to COVID-19, it is more important than ever to ensure home systems are running efficiently. Announced in May 2020, Frontdoor is partnering with CLEAResult, the largest provider of energy efficiency and demand response solutions in North America, to provide Streem technology to utilities to deliver virtual energy assessments to homeowners.
ON Partners consultants John Morrow and Danny Bolger are proud to have partnered with Frontdoor and George Bezerra on this successful placement. This is the second collaboration with Frontdoor for ON Partners, having recently placed Juan Fernandez to the VP, Head of Procurement and Supply Chain.
Frontdoor is a company that’s obsessed with taking the hassle out of owning a home. With services powered by people and enabled by technology, it is the parent company of four home service plan brands: American Home Shield, HSA, Landmark and OneGuard, as well as Candu Home Solutions, an on-demand membership service for home repairs and maintenance, and Streem, a technology company that enables businesses to serve customers through an enhanced augmented reality, computer vision and machine learning platform. Frontdoor serves 2.2 million customers across the U.S. through a network of approximately 17,000 pre-qualified contractor firms that employ approximately 60,000 technicians. The company’s customizable home service plans help customers protect and maintain their homes from costly and unexpected breakdowns of essential home systems and appliances. With nearly 50 years of experience, the company responds to over four million service requests annually. For details, visit frontdoorhome.com.
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