Business Development Manager
Basit joined the board in September 2022. Currently a business development manager and cultural ambassador for Portfolio Institutional, an institutional investment print magazine based on London and Frankfurt.
He specialises in helping institutional asset managers gain exposure to raise funds via innovative content on investment strategy, in-depth independent analysis and expert opinion to institutional investors in the UK. He also organises roundtable discussions and conferences for asset managers with an audience of pension fund CIOs, independent trustees, corporate treasurers, foundations, local authorities, asset managers, investment consultants and related industry stakeholders.
Having lived in Ghana, Bedfordshire and London, Basit has now made Swindon his home with his wife and twin sons. Together with his wife they have co-founded Dauphine Aesthetics Lab, a Swindon based start-up.
Basit is also passionate about diversity, charities, education, career development and skills development. This has motivated him to be a Trustee for two Berkshire based educational charities - West Berkshire Training Consortium and Berkshire College of Technology.