Fahd Baig | fahd.baig@saltirefoundation.com

Fahd graduated with a first class degree in Computer Science followed by a postgraduate degree in Speech and Language Processing from Edinburgh University's internationally acclaimed Centre for Speech Technology Research. He then started his own company, Alivox Ltd, with a focus on developing and commercializing specialist speech software that would cater for the multilingual needs of businesses globally. At Alivox, Fahd got involved with several critical aspects of running a business such as raising investment, hiring key personnel, corporate structuring and setting technological direction of the company.

Having been accepted for the prestigious Saltire Fellowship Programme 2010 to develop global business leadership skills, Fahd aspires to use his experience and knowledge to identify exciting new technological ideas and help them become global successes.