Ajaz Ahmed BEM

Ajaz will always be best known as the founder of Freeserve, the UK’s first Billion-Pound internet company. Freeserve was launched in 1998, floated on the stock exchange with a market cap of £1.5bn, entered the FTSE 100, and then sold to France Telecom three years later for £1.65bn in 2001.

You can read the fantastic Freeserve story “Make Money by Giving it Away” on his website – sosavvy.co.uk

He is a well-known Business Advisor, Non-Executive, Chairman, and Business Speaker who has worked with companies of all sizes, including a couple of listed companies.

He is in the ‘Yorkshire Business Power 100’, and the Queen awarded him a British Empire Medal ‘BEM’ in her 2017 Birthday Honours List.