CEO and Co-Founder of ADDO AI
Ayesha is CEO and Co-Founder of ADDO AI, an artificial intelligence (AI) advisory firm and incubator that helps companies to innovate, optimise and grow. Clients include SMRT, Singapore’s largest transportation company and products include nikka, an AI-power micro-insurance platform for Asian farmers.
Prior to moving to Singapore, Ayesha spent more than a decade on Wall Street advising product innovation teams developing large scale trading, risk management and data analytics systems. Ayesha also served on the Singapore Ministry of Education’s Steering Committee on future skills and applied learning, advocating greater integration between academia and industry to drive innovation.
Ayesha has been published and quoted on technology, innovation and smart cities in The New York Times, BusinessWeek, TIME, Newsweek, Forbes, Harvard Business Review, Strategy+Business, and Foreign Policy, and is co-author of “Hybrid Reality: Thriving in the Emerging Human-Technology Civilization”. Ayesha has a BA in Economics from Harvard University, an MS in Operations Research from Columbia University and is completing her PhD on smart city infrastructures at the London School of Economics.
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