Irshad Khan

Leading technology

For your business

About Irshad

Irshad is a technically minded individual with firm business acumen to ensure businesses meet their requirements using Information Technology. He's been part of a number of successful startups and has built and managed teams across the globe and held senior tech leadership positions.
Irshad holds a Masters in IT Security and a Fellowship for Chartered Institute of IT (BCS)...he has also been known to received a 'Bachelor of the Year 2010' award by AWM ;)

About Irshad Khan

Projects

Irshad has managed a number of successful projects with a variety of technologies.
At blinkbox he delivered 100% uptime for their video on demand platform, working at Just Eat he stabilized the e-commerce platform to handle transactions in excess of $500m p/a and ensured the delivery of a 500 man call center in 6 weeks.
As Head of Technology he shipped websites and apps for Minicabster, the apps were listed "top 30 apps of the week" by the Guardian and "app of the week" by Sunday Mirror.
Below you can find some key business changing projects Irshad lead:


Testimonials

Achievements

  • Shipped numerous sites and iOS/Android apps.Took a P.O.C White Label app project to become a revenue stream.Built dev teams in UK, Slovenia and Philippines. Scaled the platform to take 500%+ orders.Raised over $1m funding via personal network.

    Learnings: Move Fast and Break things
  • Stabilised JE's platform (scaled to 900% more orders). Hired an international team of engineers. Managed 3 office relocations and a 500 man call centre in 6 weeks.

    Learnings: Stay hungry, stay foolish
  • Part of a $10m Series A round. Delivered all projects on time, within budget. Implemented business DR processes. Reduced streaming costs by 85%.
    Delivered 100% uptime. Sold shares to Tesco.

    Learnings: The Harder you work, the luckier you get
  • Ensured the technical operations was 100%. irshad was part of 6 selling the project to Arqiva due to the competition commission rulings.Transferred in excess of £1m of software licenses to Arqiva.

    Learnings: Great companies are built on great products