A proud Canadian, Asif is a renowned global speaker, author and serial entrepreneur. He is currently focused on working as a consultant and venture capitalist to the mobile & location-based marketing services community. In support of this, Asif formed the Location Based Marketing Association – an international group dedicated to research and education in the space.
Prior to launching The LBMA, Asif built 4 start-ups and worked with companies as diverse as Limited Brands, Barclay’s Bank, PWC, Baxter Pharmaceuticals, Molson-Coors, BestBuy, American Airlines, Cineplex Entertainment, ING Canada (now Tangerine), Gamestop and L’Oreal. You can catch Asif’s weekly video podcast – This Week In Location-Based Marketing.
An avid technology evangelist, Asif also holds a degree in economics and management sciences from the University of Waterloo, is regular guest lecturer at Ryerson University, Penn State University, George Brown University and University of Texas, and can be found on Twitter @AsifRKhan