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AppZen

AppZen

AppZen is a San Jose-based company that provides a platform for finance teams.

AppZen combines patented deep learning, computer vision, and semantic analysis with intelligence from thousands of online data sources to understand financial transactions in business context and make decisions before those transactions happen.

AppZen was founded in 2012 and is based in San Jose, California, with an additional office in Tempe, Arizona and Pune, India.

Platform

Expense Audit

The AppZen platform audits expense reports to spot compliance issues, waste, and potential fraud prior to reimbursement. All extracted receipt and document data is cross checked against internal policies and online data sources to spot discrepancies.

AP Audit

The tool can also be used to audit invoices prior to payment, to spot compliance issues, incorrect rates, and potential fraud.

Contract Audit

AppZen monitors supplier contracts terms to enforce compliance across the AP process.

Insights

Insights are pushed to a dashboard with metrics around T&E spend behavior. These analytics highlight trends and can be used to find compliance issues, waste, and potential fraud.

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People

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Alberto Lopez Toledo

Investor



Alex Bard

Board member



Anant Kale

Founder



Andy Chiang

Employee



aniket gaikwad

Employee



Anil Advani

Attorney



Anirudh Gali

Employee



Anthony Affrunti

Employee



Arjun Menon

Investor



Asif Makhani

Investor



Bhupesh Bansal

Investor



Bob Zipp

Investor



Bryan McArthur

Employee



Chris Bollerud, MBA

Employee



Chris Wendling

Employee



Crystal Lopez

Employee



Dave McClure

Investor



deepti chafekar

Employee



Dennis Nguyen

Employee



Elizabeth Yin

Investor



Ethan Aleman-Meza

Employee



Gilbert M. Duong

Employee



Gilles Ghesquière

Investor



Inaki Berenguer

Investor



Indus Khaitan

Investor



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