Waseem Hussain Profile
Waseem Hussain is a renowned specialist, business consultant and keynote speaker in doing business with India. Waseem is the Managing Director of MARWAS Ltd, a management consultancy that specializes in doing business with India. Waseem has helped numerous European companies to design and execute strategies for their business in India.
Waseem's areas of expertise include market strategy and execution, leadership, negotiating, project management, change management, intercultural communication, employee selection, and staff attrition management.
He has trained and coached more than 8,000 executives, managers, engineers, scientific researchers and administrative staff in France, Germany, India, Italy, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the USA how to successfully dealing with culture, mentality and work ethos in India. He organizes study and business delegation trips to India, is the author of numerous articles, book chapters and market studies and a keynote speaker at international business conferences.
Waseem is a member of the Duke Corporate Education Global Learning Resource Network and a guest lecturer in MBA as well as Executive MBA courses at various universities.
In his previous professional activities Waseem worked as a South Asia correspondent for print as well as broadcast media in Switzerland and Germany. Later, he managed an Swiss-Indian joint venture in the air transportation industry and was the business manager with a multi-national outsourcing organization.
Some of Waseem's current client works include consulting and trainer roles with ABB, AXA, Credit Suisse, Geberit, Hitachi Zosen, Mettler Toledo, Novartis, SAP, Swisscom, Swiss Re, Unicredit, Zurich Insurance.
Waseem is a Swiss citizen of Indian origin. He was raised in Switzerland, graduated from a commercial college in Zurich and completed onward studies in international management, management consulting, project management, and intercultural communication. He is business fluent and presents also in English, German, Urdu and Hindi and divides his time between consulting, public speaking and writing.