Ahsan Zaman, Executive Director, World Media Online

An alumnus of Oxford University and the University of Cambridge, Ahsan Zaman is a media & publishing entrepreneur and investor based in London. Being the Founding Director of IoT World Forum, London, Ahsan is passionate about innovating the IoT (Internet of Things), Digital Health and  Machine Learning Ecosystems.

Ahsan is currently the Executive Director of WORLD MEDIA ONLINE, a London-based B2B publishing & media house focused heavily on the emerging IoT Market, where he overseas company strategy for expanding into the M2M and IoT segments, working with both global multinationals such as Qualcomm, Huawei, IBM, Cisco, Oracle, as well as early and mid-stage IoT start-ups like Dizmo. Previously, Ahsan was head of global PR and Marketing at Connect-World in London.

Ahsan is also a member of the Advisory Council of Impact Investing World Forum (IIWF) based in London, one of the leading international think tanks and forum for the impact investing sector, that has representation from global social investment organisations, including the United Nations UNDP-UNSIF, Deutsche Bank, Barclays Wealth, Big Issue Group, CASE Foundation and MacArthur Foundation.

Ahsan holds an MBA from Judge Business School, University of Cambridge; a PGDip from Saïd Business School, University of Oxford and an M.A Strategic Marketing Management from London of College of Fashion (University of Arts)

Being part of the global Oxbridge alumni network, Ahsan is actively engaged in supporting entrepreneurial & impact investing initiatives at Oxford and Cambridge.



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