Popular Pakistani Journalist and TV anchor person Faisal Qureshi, a simple guy with reasonable features, but great intelligence level, was born in Karachi on August 16, 1962.
He completed his primary and secondary education from the same city and went abroad for higher education. He did his B.S Degree in Electrical Engineering from Louisiana State University, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Since his student age, Faisal Qureshi has always been active in student unions and organizations. Today also, Faisal Qureshi is known to the founder chairperson of several organizations, meant for the welfare of Pakistan.
Mensa Pakistan (a virtual high IQ society for the intellectuals of Pakistan), Loose Ends Pakistan- a non Profit NGO for the awareness of youth and has been an ex-chairperson of P@SHA- Pakistan Software Houses Association to name a few.
As far as TV appearance and popularity is concerned, Faisal Qureshi has hosted and is still hosting TV Talk shows. Some of the most popular of which are Loose Ends, Bang-e Dara, Ankahi and Breakfast with Dawn etc. Today, Pakistan is in severe need of Think Tanks and Change Catalysts, and no doubt, Faisal Qureshi is one of them.
Faisal shares his name with another very talented personality and he is none other than Popular Pakistani TV Actor and Comedian Faisal Qureshi.
Creativity has no fixed formula. And when enthusiasm, intelligence and Humor are added as crucial ingredients, the result is Faisal Qureshi. He was born in Hyderabad, Sindh. Faisal Qureshi did his graduation from National College of Arts NCA.
Generally seen on TV, in Ufone ads as a comical geek, Faisal Qureshi, in reality, is a creative genius. He is a multitalented person. At the moment, Faisal Qureshi is one of the best Pakistan Television Director, Host, VJ, Producer, Writer and actor.
He started off his career as a VJ in a musical chart show MCC (Music Channel Charts), which was directed by Ahsan Rahim. As a Director himself, his first play was ‘Teen Bata Teen’. He directed, produced and wrote the script of that play.
Faisal Qureshi is well known for his appearance as a comical character in Ufone ads on TV. He has got great sense of humor. One of his recent projects is a play Uski Suno awaz, aired fom Geo TV. Faisal has himself directed, and written it. The play is a satirical comedy.