Kashif Bouns currently leads AFL’s diversity engagement strategy with a particular focus on AFL’s multicultural programs nationally. Kashif has over 10 years of experience working in management, business, sport, and community development sectors. A role model in the Pakistani and wider community, Kashif is also the Founder of Shaheens Sporting and Social Club. He represented Australian Youth in Indonesia – 2014 and in Malaysia – 2013 through exchanges organised by Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Kashif has received a number of awards, including the Enterprising Grade of the Year 2013 from Box Hill Institute, Australian Federal Police (AFP) “Inspiring Youth” Community Award – 2012, and the Victorian Multicultural Award for Excellence – 2011. Kashif is in the final semester of his MBA and is also a sessional lecturer in Applied Sport Marketing at Federation University and a guest lecturer at Victoria University.