Somen is the Co-founder and CEO of Ideal. Prior to Ideal, Somen served as Co-founder and CEO of Field ID until it was acquired in 2012. Somen received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award that same year. Today, Somen works with his team at Ideal to build software that recruiters love. Ideal uses artificial intelligence to automate time-consuming, repetitive recruiting tasks including resume screening, sourcing, and engaging candidates. Ideal increases recruiter efficiency 3.7x. Somen has headquartered both of his companies in Toronto and is an active member of the local tech and AI community.