AAK is founded and led by Abrar Ali Kayani. He is an expert consultant and serial entrepreneur, who has executed multiple successful start-ups since 2005. He began his first venture, when he was still in college and soon mastered the art of consultancy. He has over twenty years of international experience spanning technology, strategy consulting and large-scale strategic transformation across various industries and governments and delivered industry-leading strategic services at the board level in consultative and client-side roles. Throughout his professional career, he worked with the most eminent companies across three continents supporting clients from Asia to America and Europe and was involved in everything from growing small businesses into multi-million-pound enterprises, to enhancing and strengthening strategic partnerships for corporate entities. He is also incredibly passionate about start-ups and helped several successful ventures to thrive.

Over the decades, Abrar has won multiple international business awards in recognition of his work. He is a distinguished speaker and has regularly been invited to conferences and webinars and also passionate about writing articles for leading publications and journals. He also serves as an honorary judge on the panel of various awarding organizations in the UK and USA.

Abrar is a chartered management accountant by profession and also earned his postgraduate degree from prestige Accounting & Finance School of the University of Strathclyde in the UK. He is a Fellow member of the Institute of Financial Accountants in the UK, the Institute of Public Accountants in Australia, ICMAP & PIPFA in Pakistan, and an Associate Member of the Association of International Accountants in the UK. He is also a full member of Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment in the UK.