A Background of British Herald
British Herald is a well-known online news and information delivery platform, owned by the Herald Media Network Limited, based in the United Kingdom. The Herald Media Network Limited is a global media market leader owing to its consolidated strengths in the digital media and communication network. The British Herald company also has a well-established network in branding and advertising under its flagships title. Its expansion into the digital business has enabled British Herald to break regional boundaries only to become one of the leaders in the landscape of digital media. British Herald also publishes a bi-monthly e-Magazine which features original reporting, commentary and analysis across a variety of fields including technology, business, leadership, entrepreneurship and lifestyle. The magazine is currently sold on online magazine stores like ISSUU, Amazon Kindle and Magzter.
British Herald Owner
British Herald falls under the banner of the Herald Media network and the owner, Ansif Ashraf is a well-known entrepreneur and social philanthropist, popular in the social circles. As an individual, Ashraf has always been determined to overlook stereotypes and is constantly eager to diversify his portfolio by means of expanding his inventions, holdings and business platforms. Ever since Ashraf has assumed the role of Editor in Chief at British Herald, he has displayed his exemplary leadership ability; he owns the rights of print and digital for the paper and the e-Magazine. His editorial experience with Cochin Herald put him in the perfect position to ease the transition and shine in the position of the Editor-in-Chief of the British Herald.
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Ashraf has been quoted saying, “As a lifelong businessman, philanthropist, learner, and proud Indian, it is definitely humbling to be in ownership of such an accredited and recognized journalism institution. For centuries, the country of India and Indian citizens have worked under the colonial extension of Britain and beyond. Today, we are seeing something amazing – people from anywhere in the world, of any cultural background, can seize the future for themselves.”
His post-graduate degree from the London School of Journalism allowed him to curate, research and evaluate news stories which shape the world as a whole. The founder member and former President of the Young Chamber of Commerce, Ashraf believes that moulding young minds is imperative in ensuring entrepreneurship. He was also an e-coach and a mentor as part of the Youth Employment Network in partnership with the UN, ILO and World Bank. In addition to the above, he is also a British Library patron.
His background in Information Technology allows him to objectively analyse any situation, directed towards effectively tackling any barriers that come on the path of British Herald. He has been recognised by APEC as the world’s top e-Business Champion 2008. He was also named the Brand Icon 2013 by the Times of India.