The key to success has been the focus on attracting a smart and modern audience consisting of British Asian professionals.
The dating events are broken down by religion, age and location.
Arranged marriages, strictly-controlled family introductions and chaperones are familiar territory for some young Muslims. A new approach to dating has been launched by a couple of young Asian entrepreneurs who set out to introduce young professional Muslims to more prospective partners in one evening than they may meet in a lifetime.
"We are not working against tradition, but are essentially taking the burden away from families," said Ashok Gupta, the man behind Asian Speed Dating.
When it comes to finding the right partner, it always seems like a herculean task.