Yasin was born in Nairobi, Kenya before moving to London, England where he fell in love with golf at the age of 12. By the time Yasin was 16 he was the England under 16 Champion and playing of a handicap of +1. Yasin has won numerous titles in the UK and played for England at every level. Yasin gained a golf scholarship at Oklahoma City University where he was named on the 2003 Ben Hogan Award List. Yasin turned professional (at +3) in 2004 after a successful amateur career and played on the Asian Tour and was an affiliate member of the European Tour, he credits the instruction he received from David at theLGA Headquarters in Orlando as eye-opening and part of the reason why he took up coaching when an injury to his right elbow and right shoulder cut short his playing career. Yasin was recruited to the LGA Dubai when they officially opened in November 2018.

Instructing at the following academies:
Dubai, United Arab Emirates