Photo Credit: LinkedIn Profile Photo of Talha Aisham
Founder & CEO, Saya Corporation (Jul 2014 – Present)
Co-Founder & Chief Marketing Officer, Khiladee Technologies (May 2022 – Present)
Co-Founder/Director IML, Information Technology University (Jul 2014 – Jan 2019)
Graduate Research Assistant at Graphene Lab, Carnegie Mellon University (May 2013 – Jan 2014)
Research and Teaching Assistant, National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) (Aug 2011 – Jul 2012)
Talha Aisham is currently the Founder and CEO at Saya Corporation, a role he has held since Jul 2014. SAYA Corporation is a sports talent management, entertainment and marketing company, selecting young players using advanced AI models, and grooming them to become international players.
Saya Corporation currently has the commercial, cricket, and investments rights of leading cricket stars, including the likes of Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan, Shaheen Shah Afridi.
He is also the Co-Founder & Chief Marketing Officer at Khiladee Technologies. He has held this role since May 2022. Khiladee Technologies is Pakistan’s first and largest sports ecosystem developer, aiming to revive and revolutionize the culture of sports, mainly through e-commerce and sports events.
Previously, Aisham was a Co-Founder and the Director of Intelligent Machines Lab, where he was the Founder and the Lead of the Iconic Robotics Expo in Pakistan. He worked there for 4 years and Seven months
Aisham was a Graduate Research Assistant at Graphene Lab for Carnegie Mellon University from May 2013 to January 2014. He designed and implemented a cost-effective Chemical Vapor Deposition (CVD) system to produce monolayer and multilayer graphene at atmospheric pressure. In addition to this, Talha was the Research and Teaching Assistant at National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), where he designed Lab Manuals for Virtex-5 FPGA ML507 Board for Embedded Systems Course while also teaching and grading the assignments of final year engineering students.
Aisham has won multiple awards, most notably the Fulbright Science and Technology Award in August 2012, which was issued by the US State Department. He received a Fulbright Scholarship to do graduate studies at Carnegie Mellon University while also securing the Star Laureate Gold Medal in Education in December 2010, which was Issued by South Asia Publications.
Aisham has a Master of Science (MS) in Robotic Systems Development from Carnegie Mellon University in Dec 2013, and also has a Bachelor of Engineering (BE) in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Mehran University of Engineering and Technology in May 2011.