Yusuf is CEO and founder of GBAC – Global Board Advisors Corp, an ESG Sustainable Board Chair and CEO knowledge-sharing platform.
GBAC is an AACSB Business Education Alliance member and brings boardroom education and advisory courses online. Learn more at www.globalboardadvisors.com
GBAC membership includes Audit Committee Chairs of technology Mega Caps and Global 500 Large Caps.
His GBAC YouTube channel brings boardroom insights from leading international brands. He advises Board Chairs on Digitization, Ransomware, and cyber governance creating Artificial Intelligence Business models, Data Governance in Ai. Innovations in Healthcare, Pharmaceutical Data Sciences, and disruptive technologies.
Yusuf has served as Head of IT Audit & SOX Compliance Officer for AstraZeneca’s Medimmune division. His career includes Partner at Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Governance Risk & Compliance (GRC) manager at Deloitte. He is Chairman of the Board of fintech awarded non-profit organization, The One Less Foundation and Forbes Awarded Building Community Bridges (BCB)
Yusuf is a US National Association of Corporate Directors board leadership credentialed Directors Governance Fellow. His qualifications include Executive Education from Harvard Business School for Audit Committees, an MBA, and an MSc Honors Information Systems. His thought leadership has featured on Squawk Box, the World Economic Forum (WEF), and Institutes of Directors across four continents.
Yusuf was awarded “Directors to Watch” by Directors and Boards Magazine USA.
Yusuf’s board capabilities include supervising Large Cap CEOs navigating their organizations through Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A). He has also been counseling Global 500 Chairs on CEO succession planning, US Trade wars, Millennial workforce, boardroom culture, Sustainability planning, global strategy, and expanding into Emerging Markets.