According to the Minister of MSMEs (micro-small-medium enterprises), Shri Vayalar Ravi, the entrepreneurial world is a male-dominated field, and the empowerment of women entrepreneurs is regarded crucial for attaining sustainable and inclusive development goals. Recent stats suggest that the Indian IT sector is at the proficiency stage with more women in IT. NASSCOM data tells that in India, there is a higher percentage of women in tech (35 percent), which is quite significant when compared to the United Kingdom's 17 percent and the United States' 20 percent. NASSCOM also states that almost 60 percent of the Indian IT firms have 20 percent, women, there in the leadership position, with age ranging between 30 and 35 years, compared to men in the same age group. Even the NASSCOM is headed by Debjani Ghosh, who is the President of the National Association of Software & Services Companies (NASSCOM) since April 2018.
The entirety of the leadership qualities of women in the information technology sector has allowed the younger women generation to seek inspiration and follow the path of excellence. When in search of such personalities, here in the team of Women Entrepreneurs are helping in the process, with a detailed listing of `Top 10 Women Entrepreneurs in IT Sector - 2020'. This listing picks the stories, struggles, and fight backs of women in IT, their stepping out from the impulsive crowd, which are encouraging. A distinguished panel comprising of business leaders, industry experts, VCs, and other experts along with Women Entrepreneur India's Editorial Board has conducted an extensive research to prepare this listing. The listing also sheds light about the diverse trends and advancements transpiring in the Information Technology sector of India.
Aruna has 20+ years experience in product management, business development, and marketing. She has worked for topnotch companies in telecos and content management
Debarati S Sanyal is renowned in the industry for leadership quality, operations, corporate quality, procurement, brand management, and security and compliance
A versatile personality, Debjani Deb is highly skilled in market research, competitive analysis, business development, management consulting, business strategy, product management, entrepreneurship, and digital marketing
With 18+ years' experience in digital transformation, Jyothi has been instrumental in the technology advancements of telecommunication and business process automation
Known for impeccable skills in business development, strategy making and business analysis, Lathika Regunathan is working in the fields of finance, technology and software development
Meenal is a problem solver for real world businesses. She uses augmented reality, and has high experience in making products like camera, and infotainment for the consumer end
Meghna completed legal education from Columbia Law School and certification in Entrepreneurship from Stanford Business School. She is known for providing solutions in AI, ML & NLP
Pallavi over the years has developed distinctive skills in strategy making, marketing, and developing technology products
Sugandh and Surabhi Gupta are known for their excellence in creating web of things, and cloud technology solutions
Vani has been delivering to the cause of strategic vision, planning and operational leadership requirements for the optimization of SDL Globe's investments