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Unicel Technologies selected as a 2013 Red Herring Top 100 Asia


Bangalore, India – September 11, 2013 – Unicel Technologies, a market leader in the cloud communications market in India, today announced that it has been named a winner of the 2013 Red  Herring Top 100 Asia award.  This award recognizes the leading private companies from Asia, celebrating these startups’ innovations and technologies across their respective industries.  Red Herring 100 awards are widely acknowledged as one of the industry’s most prestigious and sought-after recognitions, with up to 1,400 candidates from each continent competing each year.

“We are very excited to be recognized by Red Herring.  It is a wonderful validation of the hard work of the entire Unicel team,” said Sanjay Aggarwal, CEO, Unicel Technologies.  “Unicel has always been at the forefront of innovation for the cloud communications market in India, and this award is a testimony to our efforts.”

Businesses need to find more effective and efficient ways to communicate with their customers and employees, while still being nimble enough to adapt to the rapidly changing telecommunications and mobile landscape.  Many businesses have recognized the power of cloud communications to meet these requirements.  Unicel Technologies provides a complete range of cloud communications solutions delivered over SMS, Voice, USSD, and Email, and has been the innovation leader in this space to make communication simple for enterprises. 

 “Choosing the companies with the strongest potential was by no means a small feat,” said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring. “After rigorous contemplation and discussion, we narrowed our list down from hundreds of candidates from across Asia to the Top 100 Winners. We believe Unicel Technologies embodies the vision, drive and innovation that define a successful entrepreneurial venture. Unicel should be proud of its accomplishment, as the competition was the strongest it has ever been.”

The 2013 Red Herring Top 100 Asia winners were announced on September 6 in Hong Kong.  Red Herring’s editorial staff evaluated the companies on both quantitative and qualitative criteria, such as financial performance, technology innovation, management quality, strategy, and market penetration. This assessment of potential is complemented by a review of the track record and standing of startups relative to their peers, allowing Red Herring to see past the “buzz” and make the list a valuable instrument of discovery and advocacy for the most promising new business models in Asia.


Red Herring is a global media company, which unites the world’s best high technology innovators, venture investors and business decision makers in a variety of forums, including print, online and exclusive events worldwide.  Red Herring provides an insider’s access to the global innovation economy, identifying new and innovative technology companies and entrepreneurs. Its Red Herring 100 awards for North America, Europe, Asia and Global have recognized more than 5,000 companies in their early stages, including Baidu, Google, eBay, Skype.

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