Females rocking the tech-world under 35: Prerna Pant

In this three-part series, Tech Storm speaks to three women in Asia's tech sector who are already rocking the tech scenes barely under 35 years of age. Read also: Part 1 and 3.

Next in our special feature series on females under 35 years old who are already making their mark in the tech space. We speak to Prerna Pant, who is a graduate from King's College in London, UK. She is a 30 year old first-time entrepreneur who is the General Manager of Circus Social based in Singapore, the company is a social intelligence platform that offers enterprises insights on its audience.

TS: Tell us from the beginning what inspired you to get started?

PP: "We don't get a chance to do that many things, and everyone should be really excellent. Because this is our life. Life is brief, and then you die, you know? And we've all chosen to do this with our lives. So it better be damn good. It better be worth it." Steve Jobs.

I believe that you never find a time that all the ducks will be in a row, but when you see that they are close enough, you must recognise it as a sign and then take a plunge - and then swim the hardest you've ever swam, through the deepest waters you've ever experienced, and try and catch every single wave that comes your way.

What was amazing for me for having co-founders I trust and believe in completely, and a family that supports me unconditionally.

TS: What pain point does your product/service meet? Why do you think it addresses the market?

PP: We were marketers in past lives. And we still are in our present day. We have worked in-house and with agencies. Hence, both the products we have today were conceived and have been built as a result of frustrations we were facing ourselves, as were our clients.

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