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Asad Farooqui

Founder & Managing Director
UK: +44 20 3290 2536,
HK: +852 81777 7287,
India: +91 720 8877 111
Email: asad.farooqui@audentiaresearch.com

Asad and Arshad lead the game plan and strength of Audentia Research. Together they carry over 15 years of international industry experience

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Asad has worked in Executive Search and recruitment for 8 years, before Co-Founding Audentia Research. Asad’s role is to help Audentia Research develop and nurture client relationships, as well as to assist in building the footprint and capabilities globally. Although a large amount of his time is spent directly with clients, marketing and evolving the business, Asad is a Sales Person at heart and has a proven track record of helping his team to get business across Europe, North America, and Asia, while helping clients reach their hiring targets with peace of mind.

Asad has experience working with Fortune 500 companies and startups, in the Banking, Pharma, E-Commerce, Legal, and IT segment. His specialism has been to support clients on Executive level searches globally, as well as having a particular interest in helping US companies confidently establish themselves in Europe and emerging markets.

Asad earned an MBA from N.L. Dalmia, with a special interest in Management Studies. Asad also loves cycling and staying fit, he has a passion for traveling, cooking, and enjoying time with his family.

Arshad Farooqui

Co-Founder & Director
UK: +44 20 3290 2536,
HK: +852 81777 7287,
India: +91 9892 386 344
Email: arshad@audentiaresearch.com

Arshad has 10 years of international executive search and recruitment experience. At Audentia Research, he heads up the delivery teams and acts as a “trusted” advisor” to global clients.

Arshad leads the overall global service delivery and is responsible for driving best practices across the recruitment life cycle while remaining hands-on in overseeing senior leadership searches and strategic insight projects.

Arshad earned an MBA in Human Resource from N.L Dalmia Institute of Management Studies and B.Com from Mumbai University. Outside of work, Arshad is an avid reader, passionate about boating, exploring new places, and playing music.