Born in Pakistan, Faisal Shafique came here at the age of 15 when his parents decided to immigrate. Faisal couldn’t speak English, despite having to begin attendance at a high school only 2 days after his move. As an influencer, Faisal social media pages combined have earned more than 25 million followers. His Instagram page alone, one of the most interactive pages yet, has gained 6.5 Million followers in three years.
What made you want to be an entrepreneur?
Nothing really it started off as a hobby and one thing led to another. I fell passionate about being an entrepreneur to be able to build without having to answer anyone.
How did you find the funds to invest in your idea?
My parents and my uncles have businesses I had to work there whatever money I made I invested in what I believed.
What makes you an influencer?
I think I can connect with my audience and relate to them I just want to tell them if they believe in their VISION they can achieve it.
What events happened in your life that made you want to turn your life around?
Nothing really I always wanted to be a Doctor but I was never passionate about it. I found my passion in being an Influencer and it became a life changer.
Why do you want to make moves in the music scene?
I have always had a love for music and now that I have built such a following online I would love to share some of what I have been doing with them. Making music is a breath of fresh air away from everything else.