/ UK, Dubai
/ £3.00 per min
Born in Birmingham, UK, Shezad took his initial inspiration from his enterprising father, who owned, among other things, a large and thriving Post Office, a busy and popular supermarket as well as a number of commercial and residential properties.
Shezad says of his father: “I remember asking my father how to make my fortune. He told me that before you take your first steps you need to invest time and money in building the foundations.”
Shezad has received a number of prestigious awards, including the Young Entrepreneur Award 2011, the Business Initiative Award in 2011, the Innovation Winner in 2010 and the 10 most influential disabled people in business.
Shezad has formerly been a member of the Institute of Directors, and is today a member of the highly regarded E2Exchange panel.
His main passion is entrepreneurship in the UK, Europe, and the International markets.
He has been actively involved in helping many new business and start-ups get off the ground, as well as assisting SME’s and growing businesses in building strong foundations for the future.
His unrivalled experience in investment and a wide international network of contacts allows him to be a key player in business growth. Shezad offers unrivalled access to business owners in the Deaf and Hearing community, in which he plays an active part.