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Asad Rahman is a Technology Entrepreneur and innovation consultant with a background in International Law, Aviation and Motorsport.
Asad begun his Undergraduate studies in Business in Bath, UK before going on to study as a Solicitor and then a Barrister at Gray’s Inn London.
Whilst in his Undergraduate studies, he set-up his own consultancy which specialised in helping UK and US brands set up in the UAE. He would be involved in every aspect from compliance with the local law to the marketing and business development. Through the consultancy, Asad has had major clients in areas such as food and beverage, technology, automotive, high-end fashion, manufacturing, government, real estate, healthcare, banking and aviation.
In addition, Asad has a background in motorsport being a racing driver being part of the BMW Junior Program during the brands participation in Formula One and having acted for multi-national companies in Formula One sponsorship acquisition and negotiation.
Asad founded a Aviation Technology Research company whose purpose is to explore and research key problems in the Private aviation industry and create technology-led solutions for those problems. The business was selected as a top global disruptor at the Collision conference in 2017, and was then selected by the University of Florida to become a part of UF Innovate Program.
He created the NeoJets technology platform with his team of co-founders, a platform that connects aircraft operators with end users with a focus on quality aircraft and a unique user experience as well as empowering brokers with next-generation technology.
In addition to Aviation Technology, Asad has been pioneering new and disruptive business models in Private aviation, including Jet Set X , a program that optimises the Dassault Falcon 8X aircraft, and in real estate looking at how to use Artificial Intelligence to generate a higher yield for real estate developers.
Asad also advises numerous start-ups , with a focus on real estate and transport tech including clean energy, micro-mobility and sharing economies.