Before launching a career in sales & marketing at Independent Belconnen, Faisal has worked extensively within the Retail Sales, Consultancy & Marketing industry.
Coming from a culturally diverse Pakistan background, the son of 2 medical practitioners, Faisal & his siblings attended the prestigious Sydney Grammar School where he completed his HSC.
Growing up Faisal’s parents endeavoured to create a balanced home environment with academia, strong moral work ethic & a strong cultural identity forming the core of his upbringing. To this end, Faisal has travelled extensively throughout Pakistan, India, China, Europe & the Middle East. Faisal is a strong orator & communicator with the ability to communicate multi lingually in English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi & is presently learning to speak Mandarin.
As a lifelong learner Faisal has continued on with his academic pursuits independently of his working professional life. He has attained a double degree in Commerce & International Studies (Hons) (UOW), a Masters in International Business (International Trade & Finance) (UTS) as well as recently attaining an MBA from the University of Sydney in Logistics & Management (Hons).
After establishing a successful chain of franchise businesses in Sydney, Faisal moved over to academia & consultancy whilst attaining his MBA from the university of Sydney. From there he was hired by one of the Supermarket Groups where he worked in the creation & deployment of the supermarkets home delivery model within the ACT/Regional NSW, as well as project managing the opening & refurbishments of stores within the ACT.
Working throughout his career in such unique & diverse roles, Faisal has developed a uniquely driven world view that feeds into his ability to persevere, cultivate & network with diverse groups of people as well as continually build on his proven skill set.
As a consummate family man, Faisal enjoys nothing more than spending time with his wife & kids. Married for over 17 years, Faisal & his family are proudly based in the Gungahlin region of Canberra & find nothing more pleasurable than going on family hikes in & around Canberra.
Today, as a proud Real Estate professional, he brings a highly developed set of skills & talents to the broad & dynamic clientele here in Canberra.