Faces You Don't Know About

who make things happen

Board of Directors

People who call the shots

Syed Ommer Amer

Founder

Dedicated, determined perfectionist who talks and dreams a bit too much

Email: [email protected]

Maham Khalid

Legal Advisor

Lawyer-in-making on a mission to change perception of mental health

Email: [email protected]

Aimen Siddiqui

Director Content

Loves to read. Correct people’s grammar for a living.

Email: [email protected]

Board of Editors

People who maintain quality

Sidra Amin

Editor-in-Chief

She is one of the founding member of Daastan who develops policies to improve content quality

Mahnoor Naseer

English Editor

Graduate of Daastan’s Literary Fellowship Program (Batch 1) who co-founded The Ancient Souls

Zahra Akbar

English Editor

With a Masters Degree in Literature, she is enroute to exploring mystical world of words

Bushra Mustafa, Daastan, Freelance Writer

Bushra Mustafa

Urdu Editor

Published author and Fellow at Code for Pakistan who is an expert content marketeer

Board of Creatives

People who blow your mind away
Momina Latif, Daastan, Freelance Writer

Momina Latif

Director Design

A visual artist whose magical designs steal hearts of our literary community

Waneeza Zaheer, Daastan, Freelance Writer

Waneeza Zaheer

Design Aficionado

Ecstatic, rapturous engineer who designs awe-inspiring art to melt hearts

Karam Hayat

Director Music

Founder of Moonlight Studios who mesmerizes crowd with his melodious tunes

Board of Marketeers

People who tell you about us

Areesh Fatmee

Director Public Relations

TEDx speaker, award winning debater and the youngest Pakistani free verse poetry writer

Nauman Shahid, Daastan, Freelance Writer

Nauman Shahid

Managing Director

Makes people aware of what we do through his public speaking skills

Momina Asif

Chief of Staff

Her undying love of tweeting and instagramming about books and literature keeps her busy

Alina Anjum

Operations Manager

Specializing in satisfying local and international clients through formal correspondence