CEO & Co-founder of Gozoop
As an entrepreneur, Ahmed has been involved with some of the most dynamic companies to emerge from India in this decade and as an early-stage investor he hopes to be a part of the most exciting ones of the next decade.
As CEO & Co-founder of Gozoop, Ahmed has enjoyed building the business from very humble beginnings in a Mumbai garage to become India’s largest independent digital agency today serving 80+ of the world’s best brands including Dell, Discovery Channel, Kolkatta Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians, Asian Paints, Lipton Ice Tea, ITC, Pidilite, Times of India, Flipkart among others.
At Gozoop, apart from serving these enterprise brands, the power digital marketing, design and technology was leveraged for some of the most exciting companies of today – Mad Over Donuts, FirstCry, Snapdeal, Myntra, Quickr, Amazon, Souq, Pepperfry, FashionandYou, Groupon, Raw Pressery and many more. With years of experience focused on creating and executing ideas that sit at the intersection of design and technology, Ahmed is a thought leader in the digital space and is quoted regularly in press in Economic Times, CNN, Business Week, The Hindu, Times of India, Yourstory, Afaqs, Business Week, NDTV among others. He has also presented internationally at numerous industry-leading events and has been a jury member at several multiple award shows.
He is also is an avid scuba diver, an amateur surfer and perhaps arguably not a half bad chef. Mr. Naqvi is an alumnus of Jai Hind College from Mumbai.