Recognized as one of the world's leading sports nutrition experts. In addition to leading GSSI, Asker is an adjunct professor at the University of Birmingham.
He holds a PhD from Maastricht University. He is a distinguished sports and exercise nutritionist and has authored several books including High Performance Cycling, a Textbook on Sports Nutrition and Sports Nutrition From Lab to Kitchen. Additionally, Asker has published over 200 peer reviewed journal articles and book chapters on exercise and sports nutrition, and has served as a reviewer for 35 different scientific journals. He is a triathlete and has accomplished 20 Ironman Triathlons.