Shaz Shafiq Managing Director

Shaz Shafiq is a renowned and respected Career Strategist & Coach. As a successful entrepreneur and authority in Business Transformation. Shaz’s ongoing mission is in supporting others in developing their own Career through upskilling and switching careers. Shaz started his career by working for some of the top Financial Institutions and moving on to work for the Top 4 Audit firm in the world in Business Support & Transformation. Shaz managed to climb the top of the career ladder by the age of 25. Since then, Shaz has been responsible for helping countless professionals, including many prominent and well-known people in Business Transformation and helping them become full-time Business Analysts, Project Managers, SCRUM Masters, Product Owners, Agile Coaches and Data Analysts etc. He has several years of experience in Training and mentoring his students getting into higher paid jobs and contracts in record time. Visit LetsAskShaz.com for more info.

Raj Datta Programme Director

An experienced business analyst & project manager, Raj Datta co-founded Transform Learning Academy in 2017. Overseeing major operations, from delivery through to support, Raj’s vision for TLA is to “ensure all students who pass through our doors, fulfil their potential and move into their dream career”. To realise this ambition, he’s played a pivotal role in building Transform Learning Academy’s renowned framework, which, helps students towards the relevant qualification before placing them on internship experience, whilst revamping their CV and LinkedIn profile. Prior to launching TLA, Raj Datta spent over 10 years’ working on high-profile, regulatory, data migration and digital transformation projects for some of UK’s biggest financial service and tech companies. With his wide-ranging experience, he acts as a key mentor to aspiring business analysts and project managers. In his spare time, Raj is a keen sports fan, an avid follower of boxing, football and cricket. Whilst not in the office, he spends a lot of time in the gym keeping fit and keeping up to date with the latest political and economic topics.

Hassan Hussain Finance Director

Hassan co-founded Transform Learning Academy in 2017. Hassan has several years of experience in the Regulatory and Compliance field where he has worked for some of the largest Retail, Private, Investment, Wholesale and Challenger Banks and Audit Firms in the world. Hassan specialty lies in setting up new projects for managed service organisations and working through the full project life cycle until BAU. His most recent role involved him working in the Learning & Development field where he trained and helped individuals prosper in their career.

Ayo

Lead Trainer

An experienced Cyber Security Consultant and Business Analyst. Ayo has been with Transform Learning Academy since its launch in 2017 as a Lead Trainer. Overseeing the successful delivery of the company’s GDPR training programmes and multiple Business Analyst seminars. Ayo plays a vital role in helping students achieve a transition and transformation into the business analyst world. He works closely with the students to understand their background, provide relevant training towards their relevant qualifications, revamp their CVs and coaches them on an internship program where they get hands on experience into the project world. Ayodeji Bakare has over 8 years professional experience working with high-profile clients in various industries including, Financial Services, Private Banking, Government and Charity. He has successfully delivered numerous project to the highest of standards for his clients. These includes, security outsourcing projects, ITSM outsourcing and integration with third parties, infrastructure upgrades projects, regulatory projects and data migration projects. With his verse experience, he provides aspiring business analysts and Cyber business analysts with the necessary mentoring that is required for a successful transition In his spare time, Ayo is a season ticket holder at Arsenal where he spends time on match days. He is part of a 7 aside football team that regularly competes. He also spends a lot of time in the gym keeping fit and he enjoys travelling and discovering new places.

Lisa Saleh Manager

Heading up day to day operations, Lisa’s activities extend from playing a key role in student support, through to managing relationships with critical suppliers. As a former business owner herself, Lisa loves to keep busy and ensure everyone at TLA is kept on their toes. In her spare time Lisa likes to play football. She builds on this hobby by coaching her local children’s football team.

Clive lobo
Designer

An integral part of the TLA team, Clive is the creative force behind all of TLA’s landing pages, email content and video content. A skilled designer, Clive most recently led the design updates of TLA’s revamped website. From company’s logo through the jingle used on TLA’s youtube videos. Clive’s input into the TLA brand has been indelible. In his spare time, Clive enjoys photography and updating his personal instagram with beautiful designs.

Ruhtih Wadi Programme Manager

Shaz Shafiq is a renowned and respected Career Strategist & Coach. As a successful entrepreneur and authority in Business Transformation. Shaz’s ongoing mission is in supporting others in developing their own Career through upskilling and switching careers. Shaz started his career by working for some of the top Financial Institutions and moving on to work for the Top 4 Audit firm in the world in Business Support & Transformation. Shaz managed to climb the top of the career ladder by the age of 25. Since then, Shaz has been responsible for helping countless professionals, including many prominent and well-known people in Business Transformation and helping them become full-time Business Analysts, Project Managers, SCRUM Masters, Product Owners, Agile Coaches and Data Analysts etc. He has several years of experience in Training and mentoring his students getting into higher paid jobs and contracts in record time.

Our Team

Shaz Shafiq
Shaz ShafiqCareer Strategist
Shaz Shafiq is a renowned & respected Career Strategist & Business Coach. As a successful entrepreneur and authority in Business Transformation, Shaz has several years of experience in Training and Mentoring his students getting into higher paid jobs in record time. Visit LetsAskShaz.com for more info.
Raj Datta
Raj DattaProgramme Director
An experienced business analyst & project manager, Raj co-founded Transform Learning Academy in 2017.
Overseeing major operations, from delivery through to support, Raj’s vision for TLA is to “ensure all students who pass through our doors, fulfil their potential and move into their dream career”. – Raj Datta
Hassan Hussain
Hassan HussainFinance Director
Hassan has several years of experience in the Regulatory and Compliance field where he has worked for some of the largest Retail, Private, Investment, Wholesale and Challenger Banks and Audit Firms in the world. Hassan has developed a comprehensive framework for TLA to ensure all students gain results.
Ayo Bakare
Ayo BakareLead Trainer
An experienced Cyber Security Consultant and Business Analyst. Ayo has been with Transform Learning Academy since its launch in 2017 as a Lead Trainer.
Lisa Saleh
Lisa SalehManager
Heading up daily operations, Lisa’s activities extend from playing a key role in student support, through to managing relationships with suppliers and new clients.
Clive Lobo
Clive LoboDesigner
An experienced Digital Designer who plays an integral part in the digital design and marketing of Transform Learning Academy across all social platforms.
Oliver Cowley
Oliver CowleyStudent Support
Oliver has extensive experience in Student Support and invigilation of exams. Oliver helps support all Transform Leaning Academy students ensuring the best customer service is given to our students at all times.
Ruhith Wadi
Ruhith WadiProgramme Manager
Ruhtih is a Certified Business Analyst & Project Manager with many years of experience within the Telecoms, education and financial services industry. Ruhith is the Project Lead for the 3 Month Internship Projects.
Sagar Seth
Sagar SethCareer Coach
Sagar specialises in the banking and education industry. Sagar helps students master techniques from body language to technical skills to drastically improve students success in securing roles.