Accretive Technologies’ Dr. Nabil Abu el Ata Named Finalist for “Executive of the Year” in the 5th Annual 2013 Golden Bridge Awards

Posted by Valerie Driessen on August 28, 2013 in Recognition & News | 0 comments

Dr. Abu el Ata Recognized for his Outstanding Contributions in Predictive Analytics and Mathematical Modeling

2013 GBA Gold FinalistAccretive Technologies (Accretive) has announced that company Founder and CEO, Dr. Nabil Abu el Ata is a finalist for Executive of the Year in the 5th Annual 2013 Golden Bridge Awards. Dr. Abu el Ata, who is world renowned for his space exploration and CAD/CAM modeling theory contributions, has invested over 20 years perfecting the science behind Accretive’s X-Act Predictive Analytics Platform to provide organizations with the tools they need to overcome business complexity issues and make critical forward looking decisions with confidence. As the CEO of Accretive, Dr. Abu el Ata works diligently with his dynamic team of global experts to deliver the next generation of predictive analytics to over 350 Accretive customers worldwide—helping them to know what’s coming next and more importantly know which actions should be taken to reduce business risk and maximize opportunities.

“To thrive in today’s competitive business climate, decision makers need a forward-looking approach to predictive analytics that better aligns with the goals and realities of the modern business era,” said Accretive Founder and CEO, Dr. Nabil Abu el Ata. “I am honored to be named a finalist for Executive of the Year in this year’s Golden Bridge Awards, and believe it confirms that Accretive is helping businesses make better decisions and achieve ROI through our ongoing commitment to technology excellence and customer success.  Congratulations to the dynamic team at Accretive for their consistent delivery of the next generation predictive and prescriptive analytic capabilities that businesses need.”

As a lower cost and faster time-to-value alternative to business analytics solutions that depend upon high priced and time intensive consulting services, X-Act cloud-based services are backed by a growing library containing over 7500 pre-built models and templates to help customers (even those without previous predictive analytics experience) quickly achieve demonstrable value within in as little as 8 to 10 weeks. These technologies and methodologies have been purposefully built over the last decade and are trusted by leading global organizations to solve complex business challenges, such as cost management and production optimization, by accurately predicting future behaviors and proposing the best actions for remediation.

At a time when advanced analytic solutions are poised for unprecedented industry adoption, Accretive’s Dr. Abu el Ata brings an impressive scope of analytical skills, risk management and business intelligence expertise, as well as IT and business process management knowledge to bear via his passions for mathematics, science, technology, and more specifically modeling of dynamic complexity for corporate systems.

Dr. Abu el Ata has a proven ability to absorb, process and add insight on a wide variety of complex technological subjects facing business people across multiple industries.  He holds two doctorates (Ph.D. and D.Sc. from Paris-Sorbonne), bachelors’ degrees in mathematics, a master’s degree in Physical Sciences (Royal Observatory, Cambridge University), and has written two books, 15 scientific papers and over 300 technical and management reports.

“We’re pleased to see Dr. Abu el Ata make the finalist list for this award and applaud his successes in helping global 1000 companies cut costs, optimize performance, drive competitive advantage and manage risk,” said Rake Narang, co-president, Golden Bridge Awards.

About The Golden Bridge Awards

The Golden Bridge Awards are an annual industry and peers recognition program honoring Best Companies of all types and sizes from all over the world for Best Products, Innovations, Management and Teams, Women in Business and the Professions, and PR and Marketing Campaigns. Learn more about The Golden Bridge Awards at

About Accretive Technologies

Accretive Technologies Inc. offers highly accurate predictive and prescriptive business analytic capabilities to help organizations thrive in the face of increasing pressures to innovate, contain costs and grow. By leveraging the power of Accretive’s smart analytics platform and advisory services, global leaders in financial, telecommunications, retail, entertainment, services and government markets gain the foresight they need to make smart transformation decisions and maximize the performance of organizations, processes and infrastructure. Founded in 2003 with headquarters in New York, NY and offices in Omaha, NE and Paris, France, Accretive is a privately owned company with over 350 customers worldwide. For more information, please visit


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