Pankaj is a thought leader and mentor in the Human Capital and HR Tech, space. He is the Co-Founder of Sense: The First Engagement and Retention Platform Designed for the Staffing Industry. After running Staffing Companies for the 15 years, Pankaj realized that the way temporary employment works today is broken. He sought to develop a “white-glove” offering for the contingent workforce that delivers an automated, yet personalized candidate experience. Pankaj has over 20 years of experience in the staffing & tech industry, running high performance businesses, delivering class-leading workforce solutions to Fortune 500 companies. He speaks frequently and candidly about the evolving trends in the staffing industry. While at Akraya, Pankaj was also awarded the 40-under-40 award, by the Silicon Valley Business Journal. Pankaj’s conscientious and energetic management style has built lasting relationships with customers over the years.