London(July 5, 2017): A 23-year-old Syed Faizan Hussain, a student and tech entrepreneur from Pakistan was awarded the Queen’s Young Leaders Award.
Faizan has received the award for his work to support the use of technology in the medical sector. He has founded multiple startups such as One-Health which is a mechanism used for disease observation and tracking to help medical institutes when faced with an epidemic.
The 23-year-old now has plans to launch a tech consultancy and outsourcing company named Venture Dart, for entrepreneurs, small business, and freelancers.
The Queen’s Young Award is an annual award for people between the ages of 18-29 from Commonwealth Nations and acknowledges them for their leadership potential. It was established by the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust, Royal Commonwealth, and Comic Relief in the year 2014.