On this episode, Hall welcomes Danish Rizvi COO of ASA Ventures. ASA Ventures is a hybrid venture capital firm established in 2003 in Portugal and is currently headquartered in Dubai. It is the combined strength of professional expertise and smart capital, adding value to the start-up ecosystem with a unique investment philosophy and in-house expertise.
With a career spanning over 20 years, Danish started working in logistics, supply to manufacturing but very quickly moved into the banking industry. Danish worked in risk management looking at investor needs in corporations and later he was heavily involved in investment banking on the corporate-finance side. He worked private equity transactions, MNAs and was involved with trust transaction fund structuring as well as strategic planning development.
You can find ASA Ventures at asa.ventures/index.php
Danish can be reached on LinkedIn at linkedin.com/in/danishrizvi/
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