Faisal Islam

C4 News Economics Editor & Former Business Journalist of the Year

Channel 4 News’ Economics Editor and award winning journalist, Faisal Islam makes for a fantastic keynote speaker and business speaker, focusing on topics of finance and economic forecasts.

Faisal began his journalism career at The Observer as an economics correspondent. He joined the Channel 4 in 2004, as a Business Reporter.

Faisal has overseen the Icelandic banking crisis, the collapse of the Lehman Brothers and investigated the economies of both Singapore and India. Faisal’s sought after analytical and investigational skills have led him to interview many key world figures, including the Prime Minister and President of the World Bank. During talks as a futurist speaker, Faisal can relate to the interviews to provide lessons for the corporate future.

Excelling both in print and on television Faisal won the WorkWorld Foundations “Broadcast News Reporter of the Year” in 2010, and collected numerous awards for his coverage of the Icelandic banking crisis in 2009. Faisal provides a comprehensive view of world relations and intrigues audiences with thorough knowledge of international and domestic relations.

To book futurist speaker Faisal Islam as a keynote speaker with the Champions Speakers agency, please fill in our online form or call us on +44 1509 85 29 27 to speak with a booking agent. 

  • Futurist Speaker
  • Sky News Presenter
  • Business Speaker
  • Politics & International Affairs
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Business Strategy