Hi, I’m Shadab Samad,

I help early-stage startups design products that work.

I have 20 years of experience in advertising, sports marketing, and digital marketing.

Founder of ThirstyFish

Shadab Samad is the founder of ThirstyFish with 20 years of experience in advertising, sports marketing, and digital marketing. He has worked with top global brands and Fortune 500 companies in both the London and Mumbai, and has a proven track record of success in driving business growth through effective strategies. Shadab’s career in advertising began in the UK, where he worked for several leading brands. During this time, he gained valuable experience in developing and implementing successful campaigns for a range of clients,

After working in the UK, Shadab moved to Mumbai to focus on sports marketing. He worked with some of the top sports organizations, and sporting events in the region, helping them to build their brands and increase their revenue through innovative marketing strategies. In recent years, Shadab has become increasingly involved in digital marketing, and Software, helping companies harness the power of digital channels to reach their target audiences and drive business growth. His expertise in this area has made ThirstyFish a sought-after firm for brands.

Throughout his career, Shadab has demonstrated a strong commitment to excellence and a passion to partner with his clients. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his role as the founder of ThirstyFish.

I help startups

discover what to build

bring their vision to life

create a first MVP

design & prototype

quickly visualise ideas

create their pitch story

build up a design team

discover what to build

If you’re a startup looking for a designer with a broad skill set from concept and strategy to design and prototyping, get in touch.

What I can do for you

Software Consultancy

Elevate your business with our comprehensive software consultancy services. Our expert consultants specialize in strategic planning, technology selection, and project management to ensure your software development journey is seamless and aligned with your business goals. From in-depth analysis and custom development to quality assurance and training programs, we cover every aspect of your software needs. Our focus on security, compliance, and cost optimization guarantees a robust and efficient solution. Partner with us for continuous improvement, empowering your organization to thrive in the dynamic landscape of software development.

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Marketing Consultancy

Ignite your brand's success with our dynamic marketing consultancy services. Our seasoned consultants specialize in crafting strategic marketing plans that resonate with your target audience. From market analysis and brand positioning to digital marketing strategies, we provide tailored solutions to elevate your brand. Our expertise encompasses social media, content creation, and data-driven insights to optimize your online presence. With a focus on ROI, our consultants guide you through effective campaigns, ensuring maximum impact and sustained growth. Partner with us to transform your marketing landscape and drive your brand to new heights.

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Business Setup Consultancy

Empower your entrepreneurial journey with our specialized business setup consultancy services. Our seasoned consultants guide you through every step of establishing your business, offering expert insights and practical solutions. From legal and regulatory compliance to strategic planning, we ensure a smooth and efficient setup process. Our services encompass market research, feasibility studies, and business model development to lay a strong foundation for your venture. We streamline administrative processes, navigate licensing requirements, and provide valuable advice on resource allocation. Partner with us for a seamless business setup experience, unlocking the potential for your enterprise to thrive in today's competitive landscape.

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Sports consultancy

Score big with our sports consultancy services tailored to elevate your sporting endeavors. Our experienced consultants bring a wealth of knowledge in sports management, strategic planning, and athlete development. From designing effective training programs and talent scouting to event planning and sponsorship strategies, we cover the full spectrum of sports-related needs. Our expertise extends to facility management, regulatory compliance, and fan engagement to create a holistic approach. Whether you're an athlete, sports organization, or business looking to tap into the sports market, partner with us for a winning game plan that propels you to success.

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Contact Me

Available for projects for January 2024 and beyond
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