Somdutta Singh, Founder & CEO,  Assiduus

Somdutta Singh, Founder & CEO, Assiduus

Founder & CEO at Assiduus

Dr Somdutta is a (PhD) in Economics and is a board advisor for Kotler Impact, a strategic community organisation helmed by Dr Philip Kotler. She is also a Former Vice-Chairperson NASSCOM Product Council, Core Committee Member, WEP – NITI Aayog, a serial Indian entrepreneur, angel investor. She has founded several multi million dollar ventures. She is the Founder and CEO of Assiduus Distribution, Digital Leadership Institute (DLI). She is also the Founder of IRA – A Crowd sourced multi million dollar Fashion Label (amazon and retail), Co- Founder – Amplicell -A heath Supplements company & Founder- CEO at Unspun Group, one of India’s first technology-based marketing solutions companies. She is also on the advisory board for BloombergQuint and on advisory board of several start-up businesses. Dr Somdutta is a Mentor of various initiatives like Google Launchpad, Microsoft and Target Accelerator, and now a Mentor of Change at Atal Innovation Mission (AIM).  Dr Som has been bestowed with several prestigious awards that includes the most recent ‘Impact Entrepreneur Award for social innovation’ in May 2019. The award was presented by IEEE in association with UN Women and Amity University London. She has also won The 2019 Mentor of the Year by the Government of Andhra Pradesh, 2017 Digital Leadership Award for Social Innovation by Times of India, and the 2017 Women Leadership Award by Economic Times. Apart from all this Dr Somdutta is also an avid speaker and has been a speaker at multiple TEDx talks apart from speaking at forums and events like RISE conference, Economic Times Conclave, London Tech Week, TiE summit US. Apart from this she loves to write opinion pieces and has contributed across various publications like The Economic Times, The Times of India, The Indian Express, Entrepreneur Magazine, Inc42 to name a few.