Be inspired with R Sasikumar –Founder, CEO-Sports, Digital, Data | Entrepreneur | Former International Footballer he shares his story of building a business with nothing and sharing his thought process about embracing failure, just do it, and how to stay resilient even when things don’t go your way.
Sasi spent 12 years as a professional footballer in Singapore playing for some top teams, adding several titles to my professional football career.
Won 35 caps with the Singapore National team and his major achievement was scoring in an international cup final (Tiger Cup 1998, now known as Suzuki Cup) against Vietnam to give Singapore our first ever international title. The goal was dubbed as the “Blade of God”.
Upon his retirement from the professional game at 29, he moved to Melbourne, Australia to pursue a career in Sports Marketing.
Moved back home in 2005 and started a sports and brand activation agency Red Card Global with his credit card, and built it into a $10million company when it was acquired in 2016. During this time, he had been a serial entrepreneur, an angel investor, and also a mentor to athletes and sports coaches around the world through his program www.sportsbusinessmentor.com
In 2019, R Sasikumar launched a weekly sports radio show with CNA938 in Singapore with Mediacorp.