Asif Azim is a Bangladeshi model and actor. He was born on 15th March, 1984 in Amjhupi,' Meherpur, Bangladesh. Presently he resides in Kolkata, West Bengal. Asif completed his schooling in Amjhupi Nilkuthi, later he joined Dhaka University to complete his MA in Economics course. In 2002, his first break was given by an Indian fashion designer, , in a Ramp show which was being held in Dhaka itself. After few months Asif caught the eye of a photographer Neo Ntsoma, from South Africa, who was at Dhaka for a photography project. Neo snapped many pictures of Asif, which were later published in a Parisian magazine saolo. He was inspired by the fashion designer Bibi Russell, who told him to first complete his studies. He completed his studies and started his career by working as a model for cloth stores, and later Bibi Russell help him train for modeling. Once he arrived in India, he decided to reside here itself. He has become one of the top international models and one of the most successful models in the international market. Asif also took part in the popular reality show Big Boss season 7. Presently he is dating Candice Pinto, who is also a model.