Born: March 26, 1976
Died: May 7, 2016, Karachi, Pakistan
Syed Khurram Zaki was a Pakistani journalist and human rights activist. He was educated in Karachi, where he attended FAST-NUCES between 1998–2001 enrolled in the Bachelor of Computer Science programme.
Zaki was an editor for “Let Us Build Pakistan” – a blog aimed at supporting “a progressive, inclusive and democratic Pakistan.” This blog was recently censored and blocked by PTA for viewers within Pakistan
Zaki’s professional career began in 2002 at Contact Plus, a BTL division of Interflow Communications. He worked in the Strategy Department as Activation Manager under the leadership of Syed Abdul Karim Tanveer. His work involved lead and management of loyalty clubs to encourage development of products such as Lipton, the tea brand of Unilever Pakistan.