Swapnil Shinde

Member Since 2020

Swapnil Shinde

CEO & Co-Founder

Zeni Inc.

San Francisco Bay Area

Swapnil is a 3x Entrepreneur, Angel Investor and CEO & Co-founder of Zeni.ai, a company that is building an AI-powered CFO-As-A-Service platform to manage all finance functions for startups and small businesses. Before Zeni, Swapnil was the CEO & Co-founder of Mezi, an AI-powered Travel-As-A-Service platform that was acquired by American Express in 2018.


  • Entrepreunership
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Financial Accounting


January 13th, 2021

Eight Ways To Keep Your Company Culture Intact As Your Business Expands

Businesses never stay the same size forever. An entrepreneur may yearn for the early days when their business was just a handful of people. But over time, businesses find great success and become entities that may span several offices and regions.

January 4th, 2021

11 Tips for Hiring a Part-Time Employee to Help With Your Business’s Finances

Small businesses, like any business, have finances that need to be kept in order. Owners can deal with these duties to a point; however, small businesses tend to grow, and hiring an employee dedicated to keeping the company's finances in check is often a necessary next step. Luckily, many small business owners can hire someone on a part-time basis. This route carries a lot less overhead in terms of time and money compared to hiring a full-time employee, but it also comes with its own challenges. That’s why we asked 11 entrepreneurs from Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) the following:

January 4th, 2021


Members of Young Entrepreneur explain how hands-on CEOs can get more comfortable with delegation.

December 2nd, 2020

10 Critical Qualities Every Startup Hire Should Have

Working for a startup is vastly different than working for an established company. Established companies have steady processes and defined operations, while startups often wade through a constant stream of pivots and unknowns.


Zeni Inc.

Zeni offers startups and small businesses an AI-powered finance team with a real-time dashboard to manage all the finance functions for your business on one platform - bookkeeping, yearly taxes, bill pay & invoicing, financial projections & budgeting, employee reimbursements, and more.


  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping
  • CFO Services


Financial Services