Ankiti Bose, is the Co-Founder & CEO of Zilingo, one of Asia’s fastest growing e-commerce companies. The company has over 5 million active users, over 20,000 brands and merchants across Asia. She also runs Zilingo AsiaMall, one of the largest B2B platforms in South-East Asia that connects businesses across the world directly to manufacturing hubs. As of April 2018, she has raised over USD 82 Million over the span of just 2.5 years to scale the company.
She was named ‘Forbes Asia 30 under 30’ in 2018. Passionate about the role of consumer internet in rapidly evolving societies, Ankiti has played an active role in ensuring that diverse voices get heard in the world of technology. A loud advocate for women and LGBTQ rights, she has proudly built a team with 50% women in the leadership and runs a 40% female Board.
Prior to Zilingo, Ankiti worked at venture capital firm Sequoia Capital and management consulting firm McKinsey.