Palantir agrees on a partnership with Ukrainian government
03 June, 2022, 12:26
The US data analysis company, Palantir, is ready to become a partner of Ukraine in the defense, security, and digital technology sectors, the Minister of Digital Transformation of Ukraine, Mykhailo Fedorov, reports. According to his publication, the company is ready to open an office in Ukraine and start joint development with Ukrainian professionals.
- Palantir is the world leader in software development for data analysis. The US Department of Defense, major investment banks, and hedge funds use the company’s products. Also, the company is widely criticized for the lack of transparency and ethics in its work.
- Alex Karp, CEO of Palantir, responded to the invitation of Ukraine’s Ministry of Digital Transformation and became the first CEO of a big Western corporation who personally came to Ukraine. The company intends to become a partner of Ukraine in the defense, security, and digital sectors and open an office.
- According to Fedorov, further cooperation with Palantir will help strengthen the Ukrainian army technologically.