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Shuchi Rana

Director, Foundry San Francisco

Current Program Focus

Human Capital Management and People Engagement



Applications Open

August 2018

Applications Close

November 2018

Program Begins

January 2019

Demo Day

April 2019

San Francisco Graduates


A web-based platform to help teams evaluate API accuracy, monitor performance, and simulate load.


Augmented Intelligence & People Analytics to Mitigate Unconscious Bias​.

Brite Health

AI Technology for Patient Engagement & Compliance ​ in Pharmaceutical Clinical Trials and Commercialization​.

Career Lark

CareerLark provides an alternative to the traditional annual review process with continuous feedback that helps employees improve in real-time, increasing productivity and engagement.


Health provides uses AI to predict patient flow and streamline patient experience and healthcare operations in hospitals and clinics.


Centrifuge is a protocol to power global trade and commerce on top of a public blockchain.

Contract Wrangler

Attorney-trained machine learning to uncover hidden business insights in contracts.


Control tackles aggregated payment and transaction analytics in real- time without coding across multiple payment gateways (positioned as “Mint for SMBs)”.


ML-based analysis of manager-report multichannel communications (e.g., email, slack, chat) to drive coaching of managers and improve organizational engagement and and health


Hexa aims to build financial infrastructure for emerging economies that need digital payment solutions (positioned as an Alipay for emerging country economies).


Instapio transforms signal metadata from smart devices into location based consumer intelligence from the physical world.


InteriMarket is a Talent Management Platform helping employers hire, evaluate, and retain great talent in the growing gig economy.


Platform using ML that connects experts throughout the supply chain and distribution network and captures new, customer-winning knowledge and actionable insights to empowers companies’ frontline sales and service teams


Automated, ML-enabled platform for assessing developer / coding skills


Simularity is an enterprise-grade predictive analytics software company, applying AI and machine learning on edge devices in IoT.


Slync is revolutionizing multi-party supply chain interaction, automation, and collaboration.


​AI to harmonize material master data for spare parts in manufacturing​.

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January 31, 2019 in Foundries, San Francisco, Press Release

SAP Kicks Off SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco for HR Tech Startups

 SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced the launch of the SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco Winter 2019 Cohort. During the next three months, SAP will accelerate seven HR technology startups from across the globe…
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January 29, 2019 in Inclusiveness, San Francisco

SAP.iO & Sheroes: Shuchi Rana in conversation with Sairee Chahal

Amazing evening with Shuchi Rana and Sairee Chahal, the Founder and CEO of Sheroes sharing her wisdom and talking about lessons learned as an entrepreneur. Her insights led to an incredible dialogue…
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September 13, 2018 in Article, San Francisco

SAP SuccessFactors builds open co-creation community

SAP is bringing a new element of automation to Human Resources (HR) with a new open community designed to create purpose-built and easy-to-consume HR applications. Read More
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