Ashni also founded Enzi, a social enterprise that developed financing solutions for vocational education students in India who could not afford loan collateral and formerly pioneered income-share agreements in the US as financing alternatives to traditional education loans. She is an Echoing Green fellow alumnus, UnLtd. India fellow alumnus, World Economic Forum (WEF) Global Shaper and former Curator of the WEF Mumbai hub.
She has been recognized in media such as The Economist, Forbes, and CNBC for her work on Enzi and counts the opportunity to represent Enzi and Global Shapers at WEF Davos among her incredible life experiences. Having judged and mentored for several international business plan competitions including Startup Chile, she is excited about being a part of the African Entrepreneurship Award which connects investors to entrepreneurs by offering mentoring.