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1408: How Do 51 Quintillion Cells Factor into Ancestry's FP&A Process and Subscription Revenue Model

Business Analytics and Planning Analytics

How do 51 quintillion cells factor into Ancestry's FP&A process to support a dynamic and growing subscription revenue model? Bringing together science and self-discovery, Ancestry helps everyone, everywhere discover the story of what led to them. Sophisticated engineering and technology harnesses family history and consumer genetics, combining billions of historical records, millions of family trees, and more than four million people in the AncestryDNA network. Imagine the data problems associated with this business model! How do you keep subscribers engaged? How do you register new subscribers? How do you forecast revenue and manage costs based on these data points? On-premises? Hybrid? Cloud? Scalability? Join us to learn how it’s done.

Core Curriculum Data and Analytics Business Analytics and Planning Analytics
Data & AI Theater C
Thu (February 14), 11:30AM PT


Curtis Tripoli

Vice President of FP&A, Ancestry

Curtis Tripoli is the Vice-President of FP&A at Ancestry. He is a technology & analytics oriented senior finance leader. His focus on developing relationships within the organization as a trusted adviser and leveraging the best technology has fueled his success in FP&A leadership roles. Mr. Tripoli holds a BA in Business Economics from UCLA and an MBA from the USC Marshall School of Business.

Hans Mize

President, Data41

Hans Mize has spent the majority of his career in client facing management roles delivering high-value solutions in Analytics, ERP, and Supply Chain Management. This body of experience was the catalyst for founding Data41 in 2006. Hans holds a Business Administration degree in Management Information Systems from the Price School of Business at the University of Oklahoma (Norman, OK).