Wadhwani Foundation is a not-for-profit foundation based in India with the primary mission of accelerating economic development in emerging economies by driving job creation in India and other emerging economies through large-scale initiatives in entrepreneurship, small business growth, innovation, and skilling.

Large impact potential:  Foundation is scaling impact in 20 countries across Asia, Africa, and Latin America through technology, networks and partnerships

Differential potential for AI or digital: It is developing AI solutions for social good for underserved communities in developing countries. It empowers small business entrepreneur with AI-enabled business management and business consulting services to maximize their growth potential. As an example, they provide automated ‘Business Discovery and Transformation Tools’ and Do-It-Yourself Tool Kits for building insights and defining digital transformation. Furthermore, they established India’s first AI research institute in Mumbai.

Pathway to Scale: They are delivering scalable, tech-led solutions to meet challenges in developing countries like inadequate healthcare and educational facilities. Wadhwani Foundation is helping entrepreneurs to scale and experience rapid growth.