Anisha Singh is the Founder of one of the earliest entrants to the coupons business in India – mydala which is now India’s largest local services marketing platform. In a country, where discounts are the steering-force behind consumer spends, mydala has prospered under the aegis of Anisha Singh, and has helped spawn services such as tattoo and spas.
She is a prominent figure in the e-retail and e-commerce space and has spoken at various high profile events like China’s Boao Forum, Start-up India, Surge, WIRED London, TEDx, One Globe Conference, TechCrunch and GMIC.
She was recently chosen as a Rising Talent for 2016 by the Women’s Forum, in France. She also won the e-INC / eTales Awards for e-commerce Entrepreneur of the Year 2016 and Zee TV’s Women Achiever Award for Outstanding Young Entrepreneur 2016.
A beacon to young entrepreneurs, she is set to appear as a mentor in the upcoming show MTV Dropout, world’s first start-up reality show, where budding entrepreneurs are groomed by top Indian business people into forces to be reckoned with.
She began her career with the Clinton administration in Capitol Hill, helping women entrepreneurs raise funding for innovative women-led businesses. She then joined Centra Software in Boston where she facilitated the setting up of e-learning ecosystems for Fortune 500 companies. After returning to India, she launched Kinis Software Solutions, which provides digital solutions for real estate companies in the US. Today,
mydala stands strong with more than 130,000 merchants and 30 million registered users across 209 cities.