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Khalid A. Khan is a Business Consultant and Financial Educator. Khalid holds a Degree in Engineering and a Diploma in Business Management. Earlier in his professional career, Khalid was in Information Technology space for 15 years in consulting & relationship management, accounts management and deliveries of high-performance technology solutions in a globally distributed delivery environment. Khalid worked for Global financial leaders such as Allstate Insurance and CNA in the USA, John Hancock, Manulife in Canada, after starting his career from TATA's in Jamshedpur and later worked for Citibank Singapore and Syntel in Chennai. Khalid works independently out of his South Mumbai office.

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Khalid A. Khan is an Independent Investment Adviser, CERTIFIED as required under the SEBI (Certification of Associated Persons in the Securities Markets) Regulations, 2007 for EQUITY, DERIVATIVES, MUTUAL FUNDS and DEPOSITORY OPERATIONS. He offers fee-only financial planning and wealth advisory services. In other words, he does not sell financial investment products therefore his recommendations and advisory are totally unbiased and always are in the interest of the investor. He helps clients to identify their financial goals and plans for them to achieve their goals with success.

Khalid holds a Degree in Engineering(Civil) and a Diploma in Business Management (Finance).

Khalid helps and empowers his clients to take the right financial decisions themselves and helps them act consistently to achieve the right balance of wealth and happiness. He is very passionate about spreading the prospects and pitfalls of investments in mutual funds, insurance, real estate and fixed income instruments.

Earlier in his professional career Khalid was in Information Technology space for 15 years in consulting & relationship management, accounts management and marketing of high-performance technology solutions in a globally distributed delivery environment. Khalid worked for Global financial leaders such as Allstate and CNA in USA, John Hancock, Manulife in Canada, after starting his career from TATA's in Jamshedpur. Having lived and worked abroad in the US, Canada and Asia Pacific, now he works out of his South Mumbai office.

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Founder & Chairman at Brainchild Business Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

August 2007 - Present Date

Founder & Chairman.

Co-ordinatior at International Coastal Cleanup India

2012 - 2013 (1 year)

Account Manager at Syntel

January 2003 - August 2007 (4 years 8 months)

Allstate Insurance in Northbrook USA

Manulife John Hancock in Toranto Canada

Project Lead at Covansys

August 2000 - January 2003 (2 years 6 months)

Sr. Software Engineer at CSC

January 1999 - August 2000 (1 year 8 months)

Diploma in Business Management(Finance) - ICFAI

2005 - 2007

Diploma in Business Administration in General Finance.

Bachelor of Engineering (BE)

1986 - 1990

Civil Engineering

R D Tata High School

1981 / 1984

Matriculation

Khalid A. Khan is a serial entrepreneur, author, speaker, founder and chairman of Brainchild group. He has launched and grown several businesses such as Brainchild Marketing & PR, Brainchild Events & Entertainment, Brainchild Outdoor Media and Brainchild Advertising. He has more than 20 years of experience in technology and Marketing which includes Traditional, Digital & Social Media marketing.

Khalid is an author and blogger. He uses his blog to share tips and insights on inbound marketing, online reputation and personal branding.

His blog �Inbound Marketing Ideas� is read by thousands every month. Khalid is about to release book "Don't Fire Your Salesperson Yet" on online reputation and branding.


Social Media Marketing

Khalid has helped several clients build their brand using social media marketing. He has also shared this knowledge with small and medium businesses through several conferences and workshops which has been recived very well.

Marketing & Public Relations

Khalid has helped several clients with their marketing & PR needs. Part of this responsibility was to assess the client's standing in the market, prepare short term and long term marketing plan, implement the plan and make amendments to the plan based on the results continuously.

Product Development & Management

Completely responsible for end to end Product design, development, implementation for several companies such as Citibank, Guardian Life, Paypal etc. Also made several process improvements to enhance the quality with optimized effort thus improving end customer experience.

Online Image Management

Khalid has helped many clients to build and improve their image on internet by creating more positive content and promoting it.

Some Client Feedback for Khalid


Great Training Style

"You added a terrific tone to our convention with your keynote! It was witty, insightful and educational and you presented the material professionally and approachably.!" � Rajen Shah, Chairman, India Association of Amusement Parks & Industries

Latest Knowledge

"I would personally recommend you to anyone, as I know your knowledge is very fresh and current & your style refreshing � a great fit anywhere!" � Pramod Bhalotia, Managing Director, RK Steel, www.rksteel.co.in

Great Social Media Session

"Participants continue to praise the Social Media Session as one of the most informative and interesting segments of the program." � Peter Raj Kapoor, Managing Director, Financial Hues Pvt. Ltd

Exceptional Presentation

"Your presentation was exceptionally well received and we appreciate you taking time to support the work of this organization." � Jose Punnose, Chairman, Southern Region, IAAPI

Trustworthy and Dependable

"Brainchild is our marketing and creative agency for more than 3 years. Our own team concentrates just on sales; Brainchild keeps our sales pipeline full by consistently carrying out various marketing activities. This enables us to remain focused on providing best products to our customers. They always provide most relevant marketing solutions for our unique needs." � Pramod Bhalotia, Managing Director, RK Steel, www.rksteel.co.in

Great Content Writer

"Thank you so much, the article in The Hindu this morning is really come out well capturing the key points and our differentiation." � Peter Raj Kapoor Executive Director - LH Consulting Managing Director - Financial Hues Pvt. Ltd.

Media Coverage

INTERNATIONAL COASTAL CLEANUP INDIA,CHENNAI : International Coastal Cleanup 2013 was flagged off by Mayor of Chennai Mr. Saidai Duraisamy and the consul general of the USA at Chennai Ms. Jennifer McIntyre, giving a go ahead to thousands of volunteers to participate in worlds largest volunteer effort in a single day for our oceans, seas, beaches and other waterways.

Under the aegis of the ocean conservancy, USA, IMF(Indian Maritime Foundation) and Brainchild Ltd. organized the fifth edition of the coastal cleanup program on Saturday the 21st. Sept. 2013 along the Tamil Nadu and Pondycherry coasts. A total of 28 coastal blocks covering 260 kms were covered in the cleanup in the first phase, which saw record number of dedicated and public volunteers remove tons of coastal garbage. The spirit of these young volunteers was all pervasive with much impact on the coastal population. The chief guest Mr. Saidai Duraiswamy commended this voluntary action and sought the cooperation of the public to shun plastics bags and avoid coastal trash.

The consul general of the USA at Chennai Ms. Jennifer McIntyre reiterated the commitment of the USA to preservation of the marine environment and lauded the very important coordination role by the Ocean Conservancy, USA in many facets of the marine environment. The function was organized by the Navy Foundation Chennai Chapter, IMF and Brainchild Ltd. a Media & PR agency committed to the environment sustainability. It was supported by the Indian Coast Guard, NCC, NSS, various educational institutions, private and govt. organizations.

Talking to the media persons Mr. Khalid A. Khan, Director of Brainchild Group who took charge of the operational activities, said, "One of the goals of this activity is to involve the local municipalities, share the international best practices and create awareness for conservation of our water bodies".

                                                                                  

BRAINCHILD'S PRODUCT ON COVER PAGE OF PRESTIGIOUS INTERNATIONAL ADVERTISING MAGAZINE "OUTDOOR ASIA":
Chennai based Brainchild Business Solution, a technology provider for media and advertising industry launched the first web based CRM and ERP Solutions at OAC(Outdoor Advertising Convention) at Hotel Taj Mumbai.
"The response from the media owners was phenomenal", says Khalid A. Khan, CEO, Brainchild Business solution Ltd. Read More

                                                                                  

NEW TECHNOLOGY IN ADVERTISING MEDIA, BRAINCHILD'S PRODUCT FEATURED IN OUTDOOR ADVERTISING :
Post Impressionist painter Paul Gaugin said "Stressing Output is key to improve productivity, while looking to increase activity can result in just the opposite". And Chennai Based Brainchild Business solution, an enterprise application development company, aims to enable outdoor media owners in India to do just that with its web based, integrated OOHCRM solutions.
OOHCRM takes the business model from people dependent to process dependent, explains Khalid A. khan CEO, Brainchild Business solutions. Read More

                                                                                  

ORGANIZING THE SUPPLY SIDE OF OUT OF HOME ADVERTISING :
Column by Khalid A Khan by the title "Organizing the supply side of Out of Home Advertising" published in prestigious International Advertising magazine "Outdoor Asia"
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FEATURED ON AGENCY FAQS (www.afaqs.com), NUMBER ONE WEBSITE IN ASIA-PACIFIC FOR ADVERTISING MEDIA & MARKETING:
Khalid A Khan, Chief Executive Officer, Brainchild Group, tells afaqs!, "The idea behind this application is to enable advertisers and their agencies to execute pan-India campaigns through one agency from the convenience of their desks. With the help of this platform, media planners can submit media plans for thousands of sites from hundreds of different markets in just a few hours." Read More

                                                                                  

NEWS TODAY, CHENNAI'S NO. 1 EVENING DAILY, COVERED THE NEWS ABOUT BRAINCHILD :
New portal launched for Ad Space Sellers. Speaking to media persons here on Friday, Khalid A. Khan, CEO of Brainchild Group said, "The online platform would enable ad space seller to explore the new markets... Read More

                                                                                  

BRAINCHILD OUTDOOR MEDIA LAUNCHES NEW WEB-BASED OOH MEDIA MANAGEMENT PLATFORM - NETWORK2MEDIA:
Brainchild Business Solutions, is now up with a new web-based media management offering that allows media owners, advertisers and buyers to use the web application for accessing and uploading outdoor site information across the board.Khalid A. Khan, CEO, Brainchild Business Solutions, told network2media that the earlier offering is now off the shelves and that the new web-based platform is expected to find ready users given that it has an easy interface. Users would be able to browse through thousands of sites in over 400 cities across 20 states.
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BRAINCHILD ROPED IN A DOZEN MEDIA OWNERS - NETWORK 2 MEDIA :
Owing to wide popularity amongst media owners, Brainchild Business Solutions Pvt Ltd, which launched its product OOH CRM, will shortly open its office in Mumbai. "We have already roped in a dozen media owners for our Web-based media management software OOH Customer Relation Management (CRM) and are in talks with a lot of them including the big ones,� said Khalid A. Khan, CEO, Brainchild Business Solutions. Read More

                                                                                  

The harder you work the luckier you get.

– Khalid A. Khan (Quote #1)

From an early age I didn't buy into the value systems of working hard in a nine-to-five job. I thought creativity, friendship and loyalty and pushing the boundaries of what was acceptable was much more interesting.

– Adam Clayton (Quote #2)

I think that my biggest attribute to any success that I have had is hard work. There really is no substitute for working hard.

– Maria Bartiromo (Quote #3)

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Khalid A. Khan has a way of success for your audience in a fun and entertaining style that will make them shift into high-gear and take immediate action. As an internationally recognized leader in Marketing & Finance strategies, Khalid delivers his innovative, unique and powerful investment principles to enthusiastic audiences around the globe. Individuals, working class, contract workers working in middle east and south east asian countries and many more have been inspired and benefitted by Khalid's powerful insight and experience as an independent investment advisor. Not only will your audience be inspired and motivated to achieve greater success, they will learn to up-level all their efforts to lead a happy and fulfilling life.

Whether you need to plan your retirement, provide the best education to your children, acquire a new home, boost income, increase output, these disciplines and planning, when put into practice, will create avenues that would help you meet your goals.

Presentation Formats

1. The Keynote

This engaging, thought-provoking program will leave your conference or meeting participants energized and excited about the material they have just learned. Though the time spent with participants during a Keynote is brief, Khalid is a master at using illustrative examples, humorous anecdotes and proven research results to present the most important highlights in a way that stays with the audience even after they've proceeded to their next program session. Please allow 1-2 hours.

2. The Keynote Experience

The perfect way to begin � or end � any convention, conference or retreat, The Keynote Experience gets participants involved with the material � and each other. Using his unique blend of humor, stories, theory, research and low-risk interactive exercises, Khalid creates an environment of high energy, mutual support and commitment to growth designed to encourage participants to get to know one another while simultaneously learning the important principles of personal growth and self-empowerment. .

Because it includes exercises and activities not presented in the standard keynote address, The Keynote Experience is an ideal choice for longer keynote programs. Please allow 2-4 hours.

3. The Workshop

This 4- to 8-hour program utilizes exercises, activities and group experiences, rather than simple lecture, to achieve awareness and personal growth among participants. This is best suited for groups where participants work closely together or know one another. Includes important learning tools and handouts. Please allow 4-8 hours.

4. The 2- or 3-Day Training

Provides the most in-depth coverage of the material available, with voluminous workbook and learning tools included. Allow 12-18 classroom hours.

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