The Team

Imran ul Haque

Imran ul Haque

Managing Director
Imran founded Aim Skills Development in 2010. Imran has vast experience in the work based training world including as Centre Manager, Quality Assurance Manager, and Trainer/Assessor. Imran is currently responsible for the strategic direction of the centre as well as managing the quality of the provision, funding and business functions. Imran has a particular passion for helping the disadvantaged in society, using funding to provide development opportunities for all who need them.

Azmal Khan

Azmal Khan

Marketing Director

Azmal has over 20 years experience in digital and marketing environments and has worked as Head of Digital at top marketing agencies in London, working with clients such as Direct Line, Elida Faberge Sky and Unilever.

He presents Digital Marketing training to businesses and is a qualified Assessor delivering Apprenticeships in Digital Marketing.

Azmal has also lectured on Interface Design at Ravensbourne College of Design, represented the UK at Apple HQ in Cupertino, USA, and was involved in some of the earliest live music webcasts from venues such as the ICA and Brixton Academy. Like Imran, Azmal is always looking to empower and support society as a whole and is responsible for  “I inspire!” launched in December 2015.

Anna Szkola

Business Development Officer

In addition to working at ASD, Anna is a Project Officer for Barts Health NHS Trust helping local people and community back to work. She is a key member of ASD and is responsible for all outreach work including liaising with job centres, agencies, businesses and local community members. Anna has a Masters in Law, a Post Graduate Diploma in European Union and a Diploma in Accountancy and Finance (as well as having worked as a journalist).

Anna regularly presents at Job Fairs where she promotes training and job opportunities at ASD. She is an expert on employment law and is passionate about the environment and social issues.

Daniel Gilson

Daniel Gilson

Quality Monitoring Manager
Daniel has had 20 years experience in a multitude of training and development roles. He has experience as a trainer, assessor and Internal Quality Assurer, as well as Centre Manager and Business Development Manager for training centres across London. He contributes to accreditation, bid writing, marketing and other key documents as well as writing the self assessment report each year backed by observations of our trainers and assessors, culminating in a quality improvement plan.

Daniel also delivers the ‘CAVA’ Assessor qualification for new assessors, the IQA Award for new quality assurance staff as well as the Award in Education and Training for new trainers, and also maintains a small group of learners to keep his hand in at training and assessing.

Antoinette Curry

IQA / Assessor / Trainer
Antoinette is a trained IQA and Assessor – both qualifications acheived with the support of ASD.
Originally Antoinette started working in Health and Social Care as a domiciliary care worker and progressed to senior care worker. She then started to work in quality assurance, completing assessments and dealing with complaints. At ASD, Antoinette deals with Level 2 and 3 in Health and Social Care and is working towards her Level 5 qualifications.

Aishvariya Seetharaman

Aishvariya Seetharaman

Office Manager
Aishvariya holds a MBA in Finance and HR and Degree in Banking and Commerce. She has been working in recruitment, sales and business development for 7 years and relocated to UK in 2014. Aishvariya is responsible for all day to day runnings of the ASD office and making sure all of the assessors’ and students’ needs are met.