Sentiance is a data science company turning IoT sensor data into rich insights about people’s behavior and real-time context. These insights enable companies to understand how customers go through their everyday lives, discover and anticipate the moments that matter most, and adapt their engagement to real-world behavior and real-time context.

The Sentiance platform collects sensor data from smartphones and IoT devices to interpret situational context in real-time and understand user activities and whereabouts.This data is aggregated to create rich behavioral profiles and support predictive capabilities.

Sentiance context intelligence enables solutions for lifestyle based insurance, contextual marketing & commerce, smart mobility, connected health, smart home, smart city and connected car.

Sentiance raised EUR 8 million in its most recent round of funding led by Volta Ventures, with new and prior backers such as KPN Ventures, Samsung Catalyst Fund, Qbic, Nova Participations and Pamica chipping in. In total, Sentiance raised approximately EUR 15 million.

Toon Vanparys

Chief Executive Officer

Toon came on board of the company as an early seed investor and has acted as CEO as of October 2014. He is a serial entrepreneur and has led multiple start-ups successfully in Europe and US.

Toon has extensive experience in international business development and customer engagement. As one of the early pioneers in the contact center field, he has helped revolutionize the online customer experience industry, leading the use of new behavioral targeting and digital interaction technologies.

Toon Vanparys