With this exciting new series comes an opportunity for our community to hear firsthand the authentic and remarkable stories of our accomplished alumni across Pakistan and around the world. Learn from the real stories behind the successes and failures of LUMS alumni as they navigate different paths, and garner candid insights from these inspirational stories.
April 29, 2022
ALUMS Chat is an informal, one-on-one virtual conversation with an alum where we ask the questions that are on everyone’s mind and hear unique, personal stories about their journey. Each episode features a guest from the alumni community, who will share their story.
Episode 1 – Farhan Syed (BSc 2015): Flying High with e-Commerce
Watch the first episode on Friday, April 29, 2022 at 3:00 pm (PKT) on Facebook Live.
In this first episode we’re joined by Farhan Syed, a graduate of the BSc Accounting and Finance Class of 2015, who has used his experience of setting up the e-commerce department and strategy at a multinational company to take Bagallery to new heights. The beauty and lifestyle e-commerce platform has recently raised USD 4.5 million in Series A funding. Syed joined Bagallery as a COO and partner in 2020 and since then, the company has grown immensely.
Join the chat with Farhan as he walks us through his journey from management trainee at L’Oreal Pakistan to here, the ups and downs along the way, and the big moments still to come.
Your participation is an essential part of ALUMS Chat, so we invite you to tune in and engage in the conversation!