Faizan has more than 14 years of diverse experience in the development sector. He holds a Honors degree in Chemistry and a Masters degree in Social Work from Aligarh Muslim University, India. Faizan has been trained in Financial Risk Management with an emphasis on grants administration.
He is an animal and environment enthusiast. He started his work by promoting small dairy businesses in rural Rajasthan and years later, is now an active Vegan. “It has been a long, interesting and enlightening journey,” he says when describing the steady evolution towards his current stance on animal/ environmental rights.
Faizan has strong experience in project formulation, monitoring, evaluation and grants administration along with hands on experience in animal welfare and management. Currently, he serves as on a Senior Management Team of an international Animal Charity and actively volunteers for an animal shelter in India.
As a photographer, Faizan spends his leisure time photographing animals and nature. He is also an avid blogger and you can read his entries on various different subjects at: faizanjaleel.wordpress.com