Naeem Walji

Naeem Walji

FounderLondon, United Kingdom
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Naeem Walji

Naeem Walji

FounderLondon, United Kingdom
About me
I am an innovative, hands-on, strategic global leader and customer-centric team player with compelling vision and a successful track record of negotiating, deal-making, partnership building and relationship management in an international setting. I am a technology junkie and inventive problem solver when it comes to developing early stage companies. Agility, seasoned judgement and entrepreneurial talent support my unwavering determination to take opportunities through to completion.
  • BBC World Live Interview -  Naeem Walji, Wileyfox
    BBC World Live Interview - Naeem Walji, WileyfoxMy first ever live TV interview on #bbcworldlive, talking #wileyfox!
Projects credited in
  • Wileyfox brief
    Wileyfox brief
  • WILEYFOX Swift 2 Launch Films
    WILEYFOX Swift 2 Launch FilmsWhen you're presented with a budget too small to do film, the best thing to do is find a way to make a film. Here’s why we’re fond of these social videos: with some quick thinking we turned a tiny opening with this potential client into something worth a lot more for the agency. We like doing that. Working with photographer Charlie Clift on a street shoot of locals in Shoreditch – we then edited the stills to make a set of fast-cut films, dramatising the key features of the phone. It gave th
Work history
    PrincipalAnaklia Smart City
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    Board MemberCamden Hospitality Group
    Seattle, United StatesPart Time
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  • Leadership
  • Strategic Partnerships
  • Startup Development
  • Fundraising
  • Negotiation
  • Team Management
  • Enterpreneurship
  • Marketing
  • Business Development
  • Technology
    Bachelor of Arts (BA) Lake Forest College
     - Lake Forest, United States
    Business, Art History
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    Smartphone Of The YearForbes
    Forbes Smartphone Of The Year Forget The iPhone 6S And Avoid Samsung's Galaxy S6 Edge, Here Is Your Smartphone Of 2015 "So, which handset have I picked? My smartphone of the year reaches a good level of competency. It has no pretensions about changing the world or delivering a unique experience. But it's a cracking all-round handset for the regular consumer, I've found it to be dependable in use, it comes in at a fantastic price, and it highlights the future of smartphone development and sales. Step forward the Wileyfox Swift." Ewan Spence, Senior Contributor, Consumer Tech