Karachi-74800. Tel: +92 (0)300 2458897
An efficient communicator possessing well developed creative and interpersonal skills, having a track record of correspondence in executive multi-national business.
As a professional media director, producer, visualizer, musician, photographer and writer, I am seeking now a challenging creative managerial position where these characteristics be put to its maximum potential.
Key skills and experience:
Media-(2005 to Present)
International Collaborative Feature Film Director/Producer.
Community Manger Pakistan for BlogyMate.
Contributing Writer for Asian Fashion Online.
Produced thirty TV commercials at ‘The Vision Factory’ in 2008-2010 including ‘Olpers’, ‘Lux’, ‘Tarang’, ‘Sunsilk’, ‘K&N’s’, ‘Clear shampoo’, ‘Cadbury’, ‘Lu Bakery, ‘Life buoy’ and ‘Omore’ etc.
(Co-ordination, research, storyboard compilation, proof reading, record maintenance and official work / same capacity as of an Asst. Director )
Produced more than 250 programs on the Pakistani Broad cast including Hum TV, Masala TV and PTV.
Produced over a hundred various programs on ‘Hum TV’ including ‘Popshop’ and ‘Reverse Sweep’.
Produced and Directed 'Pakistani', a social current event program on 'Hum TV'.
Produced 'Seven days live transmission’ for 'Eye Television Network' in 2006-2007.
Produced 'Three day Eid transmission' for 'Eye Television Network' in 2006-2007.
Produced ‘Family Secrets’ and ‘Tapas with Shai’ on ‘Masala TV’ in 2006-2007.
Produced a car magazine show namely ‘Carnama’ on ‘PTV’ in 2006 by ‘Shoot at sight productions’.
(1994 to 1997)
Anchored musical program ‘Video Countdown’ on ‘PTV World’ by ‘Combine Productions’ for 10 episodes.
Anchored 30 minutes children show ‘Kids Club’ aired on ‘STN’ by ‘Tele-wise Productions’ for 10 episodes.
Supervised audio and visual editing, developing content and story line.
Assisted private video graphic projects deciding with the featured expert the concept and presentation.
Music-(1991 to Present)
Guitar Instructor at PACC – 2003 to 2004.
Excellent in composing, sequencing & studio recording/Able to read and write tablature.
Co-organized various musical concerts and performances. Also gave guitar tuitions.
Guitar teacher at ‘Z. V. M. School Summer Camp’ – 1991.
Basic guitar course from ‘Rangoon Wala Hall Community Centre’ – 1991.
Photography-(2002 to Present)
Certificates of fashion photography, ‘Pakistan American Cultural Centre’.
Image bank of portraits, landscapes, architectural and abstract photography.
Familiar with ‘Adobe Photoshop’, layout designing and composition.
Hosted ‘Foto Line Kodak Awards’, winning ‘Kodak Award’ in this national photographic magazine.
Private photo shoots and contract seminar coverage, complete SLR camera equipment/studio lights.
Writing-(1994 to Present)
Urdu/Persian and English poetry.
Articles, scripts and short stories in comedy, criticism and fiction.
Designed material for artwork with layout and text, capable of conceiving innovative ideas.
Article published in ‘Women’s Own magazine’ December 2001.
Contributing writer for BlogyMate and Asian Fashion Online.
Computer software literacy:
Adobe Premier Pro
Ms Word and Ms Office
Relative computer windows/soft wares and packages.
2008 to 2010
The Vision Factory
2006 to 2007
Hum TV/Masala TV of 'Eye Television Network'
Production coordinator/Assistant to the director/Manager Operations/Editing Manager
Shoot at Sight Tele-productions(Private production house)
2005 to 2006
2003 to 2004
Pakistan American Cultural Center
House of Business Machines (Pvt.) Ltd.
Sales related to the national banking sector.
Direct and participated meetings with senior management, V.P. s and bank managers.
Banking machines/DelaRue note counters/sorting machines/cheque encoders/dollar counterfeit machines.
Education and training:
2009 to Present
Bachelor of Arts(Under Study-Private)
2002 to 2003 – Pakistan American Cultural Center – Karachi.
Certificates of Basic and Advance Fashion Photography
1993 to 1995 – Government National College – Karachi.
Bachelor of Commerce (Undergraduate)
1990 to 1992 – Government National College – Karachi.
Intermediate H.S.C. (Pre-Engineering)
1991- Rangoon Wala Community Center - Karachi.
Certificates of Basic and Advance Music Study
1991 – Academy of Business Computers – Karachi.
Certificate of Programming in Basic Language
1987 to 1990 – Happy Home Secondary School – Karachi.
Matriculation S.S.C. (Science)
Beacon House School Systems – Karachi.
Basic Education (‘O’ Levels)
Date of birth : 07 July 1975
License : Full, clean driving license
Interest : Sports and reading
References : Available on request