Faisal Islam

Former Political Editor of Sky News

Channel 4 NewsEconomics 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 was also nominated for Services to Media at the British Muslim Awards in January 2015. Moreover, Faisal provides a comprehensive view of world relations and intrigues audiences with thorough knowledge of international and domestic relations.

An esteemed and accomplished speaker and event host with an impressive CV garnered over an extensive and successful professional career, Faisal Islam has been the recipient of numerous accolades showcasing his prowess and expertise within his field. Having overseen and reported upon a number of the most significant financial events in history as well as interviewed some of the most influential figures in history, Islam has an abundance of knowledge and expertise to draw upon when speaking to his guests in his role as a finance and futurism speaker.

Incredibly eloquent and accomplished in his delivery, Faisal is equipped with an extensive and exhaustive skillset which allow him to adapt effortlessly to any event or guest making him an extraordinary speaking talent that is available to hire through the Champions Speakers agency.

To book Faisal Islam as the futurism speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing agent@championsukplc.com or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

When at corporate events, Faisal is known to speak on the following topics:

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