SALIM REHMATULLAH

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Salim Rehmatullah is an entrepreneur and philanthropist driven to solve the world’s biggest challenges through innovation.

A man who knows no limits, Rehmatullah pushes big dreams into action, spurring massive cultural and technological change. His audacious vision and magnetic personality continually inspire others to follow what feels impossible.

Born and raised in Africa, Rehmatullah has worked hard to achieve his success in the business world.

Following his own path

He knew from a young age that he wanted to run his own business. His father was probably his biggest influence, owning a successful family airline business which he hoped Rehmatullah would one day join. His son decided instead to follow his own path as an entrepreneur.

As well as being an accomplished and well-known entrepreneur and angel investor, Rehmatullah has been a Director/Chairman of dot.comcompanies, trade associations, charities, marketing and retail organisations. He was previously Director of Corporate Sales for upmarket car maker BMW, runs blueink Design, a digital design and marketing agency, and is CEO of SR Holdings.

He is an accomplished linguist, with knowledge of Flemish, French, Gujarati, Hindi, Kutchi, Lingala, Swahili and Urdu.

Giving back

Rehmatullah is a philanthropist, an endurance adventurer, a keen tennis player, a passionate charity fundraiser and a dedicated family man with his wife Saima and four children.

As a firm believer in “giving back”,he provides an invaluable contribution to his local community in Peterborough, UK, where he is President of MKSI Peterborough for 2015-2017.

Most recently he was nominated as a World Federation councillor for 2017-2020 and recently travelledto The World Federation Triennial Conference 2017 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

He is passionate about supporting young entrepreneurs within the Khoja community, and spreading wellness and education to those in less fortunate communities around the world.