Farooq is a self motivated entrepreneur and innovator, who specialises in Information Technology (IT). He helps small and medium sized businesses shape their offerings, products and creates strategies for distribution of them in the digital world.
Having earned his qualifications in Computer Sciences in Pakistan, he founded Arcift Technologies and began his entrepreneurial journey. Farooq’s career has been largely as a web developer, designing innovative technical solutions for SME’s. Later he founded Medium PK that is helping startups and young entrepreneurs grow by proving free mentorship services and equity funding.
Farooq also works tirelessly to promote entrepreneurship in Pakistan, helping many young entrepreneurs grow and develop their commercial implementation of ideas. Having a high level of curiosity, he keeps abreast of the latest technology research, trends and practises, with particular interest in the rise and rise of artificial intelligence. He loves reading books and working collaboratively with authors, helping them share their expertise across the world wide web.
Believing in ‘healthy body, healthy mind’ Farooq never misses his morning run.