Founder and CEO
Faisal is a serial entrepreneur and investor, founding Spire Ventures in 2010 with the backing of UK and international investor groups.
Spire Ventures has grown from strength to strength and the firm’s strategic focus has cemented Spire’s reputation as the most prominent investor in new property related businesses in the UK.
Faisal founded Pi Labs (Property Innovation Labs) in 2015, Europe's first property tech investment platform, and has recently partnered this platform with Prestbury Investments and global investment adviser Varde Partners.
Faisal has an MBA from Oxford University and a Bachelors in Economics and Computer Science from UCLA. Having lived and worked in Europe, Asia, and North America, Faisal has a global network of investors and professionals.
Faisal is a recipient of several noteworthy industry and academic awards, including the Estates Gazette Power List, the 40 under 40 award by Property Week, and Young Entrepreneur of the Year by Shell Livewire. Faisal is also a recipient of the Skoll Scholarship for social entrepreneurship, awarded by the University of Oxford.