Born in Johannesburg, South Africa on 4 June 1962. Ashraf lived with his parents in Fietas until they had to relocate to Lenasia due to the Group Areas Act of the South African Apartheid regime. He married Jamela Cassim and together they started a business retailing textile in the Oriental Plaza, called "Fabric Fantasy". Ashraf's entry into radio began when he hosted sports shows on community radio stations "Radio az-Zaheer" and later "the Voice,95.4fm".
Ashraf Garda is an accomplished and engaged Programme Director and MC and is also highly-skilled as a conference facilitator or moderator. the chief driver of Champion South Africa, a nation building movement with the vision to move South Africa from a mid-table nation to a champion nation. #ChampionSouthAfrica identifies and amplifies champions and makes connections to build more champions. It is a movement that embraces the champion mindset as the first significant step to a winning person and a winning country.
His vision to turn South Africa into a champion nation influences his public speaking style and makes him an ideal host for high-profile business leadership events.
He inspires excellence with his keynote talk titled “Champion People Build Champion Nations” – this is ideal for teambuilding events, year-end or kickstart events and for companies and organisations that need to be re-directed into a champion mindset.
Ashraf Garda is a media host in South Africa. He is a radio presenter on SAfm and hosts the show "Media@SAfm", as well as SAfm's "Afternoon Talk “and became the host of the South African Broadcasting Corporation's investigative program "Special Assignment" in April 2011.
During the 2010 World Cup Ashraf provided analysis on the games as well as the social impact of the World Cup on CNN, Al Jazeera, CBC Canada and SABC 2's Morning Live.
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