WILMINGTON, Del. & BANGALORE, India–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dr. Somdutta Singh, founder and CEO of Assiduus Global Inc.a global e-commerce accelerator for multiple markets for direct-to-consumer brands, was named a finalist in the Women in AI Leadership Awards presented by VentureBeat in the AI Entrepreneur category.
Singh is a serial entrepreneur, angel investor, bestselling author and philanthropist. Assiduus Global is its third venture, with both previous companies having been successfully acquired. She was named after the Times of India 40 Under 40 won the coveted Indian Achievers’ Award last year and was featured under Fortune IndiaThe 50 Most Powerful Businesswomen in 2020.
Singh is a member of the leading Entrepreneurs’ Organization, Forbes Business Council and Indiaspora, the largest diaspora community for Global Indians. She has served as the youngest and only elected female Vice Chair of NASSCOM Product Council and was the first woman of Indian descent to serve on the board of Philip Kotler’s Kotler Impact. Singh has helped the Indian government build NITI Aayog’s visionary Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP) and has authored two bestsellers: Digital decoding: unlocking digital barriers and Stories from New India: Policy, Hope and Change.
“I am honored to be nominated for the Women in AI Leadership Awards and named a finalist in the AI Entrepreneur category,” said Singh. “Women in tech need to be smart, resourceful and efficient to gain a foothold in the industry and I’ve used those skills to build an e-commerce platform that helps businesses break down barriers to cross-border product sales across the world.” break the world. I look forward to seeing the recipients of the Women in AI Leadership Awards, knowing that anyone recognized is already a winner by even being nominated.”
The AI Entrepreneur Award honors a woman who founded companies with great promise in AI. Criteria will be considered, including business traction, the technology solution and impact in the AI space. Winners are selected based on their dedication to the industry, their work to increase inclusiveness in the field, and their positive influence in the community.
Women in AI Leadership Awards is hosted by VentureBeat and presented at the Transform Data and AI Executive Summitthe leading event on applied AI for business and technology decision makers, July 19 at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco.
Assiduus’ e-commerce platform navigates the nuances of DTC sales through foreign digital marketplaces, including regulatory compliance, licensing, import regulations, logistics, and more to simplify the process of going global. Assiduus (pronounced “aside”) manages inventory, sales, and distribution from start to finish, providing AI-powered data analytics to guide decision-making, increase profits, and protect brand identity.
Assiduus technology guides DTC brands with onboarding, operations, research and reporting. The AI algorithms analyze data from global marketplaces to provide information on product performance, pricing, audience, purchasing patterns, repeat purchases, competitors, and more. Using Assiduus data as a guideline, merchants can forecast based on the most in-demand SKUs, products, and categories for global markets.
Assiduus Global Inc. was founded in 2018 to help DTC brands with cross-border ecommerce sales acceleration in global marketplaces and Shopify with a combination of technologies to manage sales, supply chain, logistics, operations and marketing. Founder Dr. However, Somdutta Singh, a serial entrepreneur who guided two digital-first companies to successful exits, recognized that Assiduus could introduce its unique hosted software platform globally, expanding into ecommerce brands and ecommerce marketplaces everywhere. In 2021, Assiduus was the only cross-border, multi-platform e-commerce accelerator to be featured on the Inc. magazine 5000 list of fastest growing private companies. For more information or to contact Assiduus about customer prequalification visit https://www.assiduusglobal.com†