Hakim, is an Olympian swimmer (Sydney 2000) with over 20 years of experience in the Indian sporting domain.
Hakim, an Engineer, worked with Tata Consultancy Services Limited for 5 years before getting back into the sports domain in 2006. He co-founded GoSports (India) Pvt. Ltd. (2006-2010) and GoSports Foundation (2008-2011) prior to starting Winning Matters Consulting Pvt. Ltd. He is currently leading the transformation of Indian swimming under the brand Swimming Matters.
Hakim is the Founding Member of the Olympians Association of India and the Nominee Director of the National Skill Development Corporation in the Sector Skill Council for Sports, Physical Education, Fitness & Leisure.
Towards the development of Indian sports, his journey has seen him work closely with key stakeholders in the sporting ecosystem – Government, Industry, Sports Associations, Public Sector, Non-Government Organizations, Sporting events, High-Performance Centres of Excellence, Elite Athletes and Teams – in India and beyond.
Hakim envisions an India where sporting excellence and participation is an integral part of Indian culture.