Faisal has over two decades of experience working within the corporate sector, particularly the financial services industry in the City of London. He has expertise and a wealth of experience in strategy, digital marketing, business transformation, project management, CRM and IT.
Having graduated in Business Information Technology, he began his career as an Intern, working for HSBC Global Banking and Markets in 2000. He performed various roles including Settlements Analyst, Senior Information Analyst and Project Manager. Building on his passion in delivering customer centric products; adding value to customers lives (B2C), he then moved into HSBC Retail Banking and Wealth Management working as a CRM Business Project Manager and then subsequently as a Propositions Development Manager. His remit focused on delivering large scale digital wealth transformation projects, most notably the online Global Investment Centre.
Thereafter, Faisal joined Simply Ethical as a Propositions Consultant to help define, shape and implement a digital wealth strategy. Later, his role expanded to incorporate the growing operations function.
Faisal holds various professional qualifications.
Outside of work, he has been actively involved in the educational and community sector for many years. He is the co-founder and managing director of Lote Tree Foundation (formerly Ha Meem Foundation).