Wajid is an Enterprise Coach at Made in Manningham. Wajid has spent years working with social and community entrepreneurs providing a vast amount of support including capacity building, developing trade opportunities, health checks, financial planning and ensuring long term sustainability.

He has over 17 years’ experience in providing one to one coaching, business mentoring and running training or workshops for private businesses, social enterprise and community-based businesses within his many advisory and coaching roles.

Wajid has delivered enterprise and community business support schemes that were designed to enhance the local economy of disadvantaged/deprived areas. Furthermore, he has extensive knowledge on what makes for a successful community business project due to spending years working with entrepreneurs at the heart of the community.

He has particular strengths around engagement with disadvantaged BME communities, producing marketing strategies and developing healthy business planning processes.