Ashley Sayed

Ashley Sayed

A programme director specialising in mentoring startups, accelerator operations & commercial pipelines
Operations • General Business
London, UK
Skills
  • Manufacturing
  • Business
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Cross-platform Development
  • Design for Manufacturing
  • Design Thinking
  • Entrepreneur
  • Industrial Design
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Mechanical
  • Mobile Devices
  • Operations
  • Operations Management
  • Outsourcing Management
  • Product
  • Product Development
  • Product Management
  • Project Planning
  • Quality Assurance
  • Start-ups
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Team Leadership
  • Tooling
Experience
Exchange88

CEO @Exchange88 • Co-Founder

Central Research Laboratory

COO @Central Research Laboratory

Jan '15 - Sep '16 (1 year 8 months) Financial Modeling, Program Management, Operations Management

Karuma Innovations

CEO @Karuma Innovations

Jan '10 - Jan '15 (5 years) Agile Project Management, Financial Analysis, Program Management

Philips

Project manager @Philips

Innovation. Design. Sustainability. Change

Jan '09 - Jan '10 (1 year) Product Management, Project Planning, Project Execution

TomTom

Head of Product Development @TomTom

Jun '06 - Jan '09 (2 years 7 months) Project Planning, Product Innovation, Product Development

Motorola / Google

Engineer @Motorola / Google

Jan '97 - Jun '06 (9 years 5 months) Product Management, Project Execution, Product Development

Amazing things Ashley's made
Very first smartphone for sendo
Thinnest mobile phone (10.5mm) for motorola
Sat Nav for tomtom
Shavers for Philips
Wakeup light for Philips
Consulting business from scratch to over$1m in revenue based in Singapore
Largest Hardware accelerator in Europe (Central Research Laboratory)
Education
University of Westminster, London

University of Westminster, London

Product design engineering Sep 1993 - Jun 1996