Schibsted Media Group
Azeem Azhar (@azeem
) is a product entrepreneur, investor & curator.
He is currently a product manager at Schibsted Media Group, one of the world’s largest media and marketplaces companies.
Previously, he was at PeerIndex, a venture-backed startup, which applied a lot of machine learning to large-scale social graphs to make predictions about social web users. PeerIndex was acquired by Brandwatch in 2014.
He has been a number of other startups and incubators including PowerSet (Microsoft), Evi (Amazon), NewEnergyFinance (Bloomberg), Dopplr (Nokia), Seedcamp and others.
He started his career as a journalist at The Guardian and the Economist.
He currently curates the Exponential View (http://azeem.io/s
), a newsletter which covers the impact of Artificial Intelligence, robotics, gene editing, renewables and other technology on society.