Mikaal  Abdulla

Mikaal Abdulla

CEO, 8 Securities

Mikaal Abdulla is the CEO and cofounder of 8 Securities. Mikaal has extensive global experience having launched and managed successful consumer Internet businesses and products across Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, India, and the United States. Prior to founding 8 Securities, Mikaal was a senior vice president at E*TRADE where he was responsible for marketing and strategy across 15 geographies. Mikaal holds a M.B.A from both Columbia University and the London Business School.

RECENT ARTICLES BY MIKAAL ABDULLA

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If Your Job Sucks, Start Your Own Company

Apr 12, 2012 - Why you should put your effort and enthusiasm behind a great idea of your own. Comments

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Stop Wasting Your Marketing Budget on Facebook

Mar 6, 2012 - Should you fish for individuals in the ocean that is Facebook or audiences in the ponds of micro networks? Comments

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3 Marketing Lessons Asia Can Learn From Silicon Valley

Feb 9, 2012 - Optimize, think like a boss, and fail fast. Here's how. Comments

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Convert! Convert! Convert!

Dec 22, 2011 - Campaigns drive prospects. Where you need to get serious is in the less glamorous world of lead conversion because this is where customers are born... Comments

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The Future of Investing Is Social

Nov 17, 2011 - Financial services is a large and important market in Hong Kong, yet one of the most traditional when it comes to marketing. Here's why they need to... Comments

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