Our Team

Our Team 

Taha Coburn-Kutay

Taha Coburn-Kutay

(Chairman)

Taha is the Chair of UK Asian Business Council (UKABC). In addition, he is the Managing Director of Monkey Consulting Ltd, specialises in international business development and marketing.

Ruth Cadbury

Ruth Cadbury

Patron

Ruth Cadbury is Member of Parliament for Brentford & Isleworth, elected Labour candidate in 2015.

Sunil Chopra

Sunil Chopra

Patron

Councillor Sunil Chopra was elected as the first Asian Mayor.

Junaid Ahmed

Junaid Ahmed

President (Europe)

Junaid is currently President of UK Asian Business Council (UKABC) and Director of Globetrotters GB Ltd. 20+ years of experience, Junaid expertise creating and delivering time critical services & business processes, tailored to the client needs.

Barry Dass

Barry Dass

President, UK

Barry Dass is the co-founder & Director of UK Advisory services providing end to end UK market entry services to overseas business looking to set up and grow in the UK.

Sudeep Sakalle

Sudeep Sakalle

Vice President (Europe)

Sudeep is the vice president of UKABC and GOPIO UK Chapter, and also business development director at Infovinity Systems - company specalising in web/mobile based applications for small and medium businesses.

Sanam Arora

Sanam Arora

Head Youth Affairs

A graduate of the LSE, Sanam is Head Youth Affairs at UKABC and President of the National Indian Students Union UK (NISU), a national platform connecting students of Indian origin in the UK.

Prashant Kunwar

Prashant Kunwar

Vice President (Nepal)

Prashant is the Vice President (Nepal) of The UK Asian Business Council (UKABC).

Dr. Sarfraz Ashraf

Dr. Sarfraz Ashraf

Vice President (Health)

Dr Ashraf has extensive experience of working in the National Health Services, UK.He has business interests and is Director of companies related to healthcare.

Noor Ahmed

Noor Ahmed

Treasurer

Noor Ahmed - Treasurer at UKBCA and He is a Managing Director of V-Empower Limited, a business telephony company providing reliable and secure Unified Communication platform to its customers.

Gurpreet Jagpal

Gurpreet Jagpal

(Vice President, UK)

Gurpreet, or Gups for short, is the Interim Director of Enterprise,

Dr. Ashutosh Choubey

Dr. Ashutosh Choubey

Director, Industry Outreach

Dr. Choubey has over 15 yrs of experience as a material research scientist and as technology transfer consultant. Dr. Choubey aims for UKABC is to bring together the UK’s world leading research community along with businesses to meet the major industrial and societal challenges of our time.

Junaid Siddiqui

Junaid Siddiqui

Adviser (Bio-Tech)

Junaid is a recent university graduate, working as an analyst for a Healthcare Marketing and PR firm based out of the United States. Junaid will be serving UKABC as a Adiser (Bio-Tech), and will leverage his past work in US hospitals and Healthcare Marketing to provide solutions for various projects.

Negin Bemanzadeh

Negin Bemanzadeh

President Middle East.

Negin serves as the President of UKABC covering the Middle East.

Mustafa Erdem

Mustafa Erdem

Mustafa is the Vice President (Turkey) of The UK Asian Business Council (UKABC) and also the Vice president Hounslow Chamber of Commerce board of directors.

Sumit Chaudhary

Sumit Chaudhary

Vice- President (North India)

Sumit Chaudhary is Vice- President, North India, Advocate practicing on the civil side for the last 11 years .During this period, he has handled a number of court cases with remarkable success at courts in Delhi ,Noida, Ghaziabad. He deals in all kinds of civil litigation which includes matters related to the suits of Specific performance of contacts, injunction, declaration, partition, etc.

Suresh Anand

Suresh Anand

Vice-President, South India

Suresh is the Vice-President, South India for UKABC and also Founder Member, Managing Trustee of the Gandhian Youth For Peace Trust and Rural Development and the Trust is involved in Various Social Welfare activities. Suresh is the President Tamilnadu & Pondicherry Chapters GOPIO (Global Organisation of People of Indian Origin)