In 2002, Qasim moved from Manchester to Birmingham to launch his first business, a technology services company specialising in offshore development, which was in partnership with an American firm. Since then he has set up, and been involved in several businesses in the field of technology, as an investor, board director and CEO.
Currently he is the CEO of Wow Group of Companies, which consists of two digital agencies, Wow Zone , which was featured on Channel 4s TV show The Job Interview and Raw Jam, a digital transformation company, a content agency, Neely There and an IT Support Company vGoose.
He has served 4 years on the boards of Birmingham Chamber of Commerce from 2006 to 2010. In April 2016 he was recalled, to serve once again on the Executive board of The Asian Business Chamber of Commerce (ABCC). In 2018, he has been appointed as President of the ABCC and also the Vice Chairman on Ronald McDonald House Charity.
He has also served 4 years on the board of UK IT Association, an initiative which was set up by Advantage West Midlands, to help collaboration and growth for SME technology businesses. Whilst serving on this board, he was asked to represent the West Midlands on a technology trade delegation to the United States and Turkey, the aim was to build closer ties with US, Turkish and UK based businesses in the field of technology.
His philosophy in life and business is simple “give without expecting anything in return”.
Where to find Qasim:
- Twitter Personal: @cas_majid
- Twitter Business: @wow_zone
- FB: www.facebook.com/WowZoneLtd/