1. About

    Umaid Shakeel

    Visual Designer, Project and Events Manager

    An extremely organized individual with a background of more than 8 years in successful planning and seamless execution of innumerable meetings and events. I have managed various digital and advertising events in my career, which then motivated me to change my career from events management to digital designing, as I always had an interest in digital design. Recently relocated to Dubai and now working as a UI/UX designer under the name of SUM Interactive FZE.

  2. experience

    • Current

      SUM Interactive F.Z.E.

      Digital Designer

      • Responsibilities

      • Design, prototype and iterate on creative concepts that are simple, elegant, interactive, while achieving the goals of the project.
      • Design responsive user interfaces for Web applications and native mobile applications.
      • Landing pages and other micro-sites designing.
      • Design social media images, header images and other marketing material.
      • Produce project presentation material for clients.
      • Keep up with industry trends and identify industry innovations.
      JUN 2014
  3. experience

    • JUN 2014

      Event Architects (Pvt.) Limited

      Group Account Manager

      • Responsibilities

      • Heading the personalize events department & successfully organized Transform 2011 Conference & Transform 2012 Conference.
      • Plan, develop and implement the marketing plan and activities to meet the company's strategic objectives.
      • Manage a team of sales executives to ensure increased market share and product profitability.
      • Conduct and manage market intelligence.
      • Looking after key accounts i.e. Dell, Intel, Kellogg's, Standard Chartered Bank, OMV etc...
      • Marketing of all events.
      • Monitoring of all BTL activities like events, trade shows, mall activities etc.
      • Venue selection according to the requirements of the event.
      • On spot management/execution in all company events.
      JUN 2011
  4. experience

    • May 2011

      Total Communications

      Project Manager - Events

      • Responsibilities

      • Heading the personalize events department & successfully organized GenMark 2010 Conference.
      • Plan, develop and implement the marketing plan and activities to meet the company's strategic objectives.
      • Manage a team of sales executives to ensure increased market share and product profitability.
      • Conduct and manage market intelligence.
      • Looking after key accounts i.e. Dell, Intel, IBM & Oracle etc.
      • Marketing of all events.
      • Direct, coordinate, and supervise activities necessary to successfully execute events.
      • Being responsible for all of the client's hospitality and technical requirements for the events.
      • Venue selection according to the requirements of the event.
      • On spot management in all company events.
      SEP 2009
  5. experience

    • Aug 2009

      Revelation Mindscapes Inc.

      Events Manager

      • Responsibilities

      • Plan, develop and implement the marketing plan and activities to meet the company's strategic objectives.
      • Manage a team of sales executives to ensure increased market share and product profitability.
      • Conduct and manage market intelligence.
      • Marketing of all events.
      • Responsible for organizing & conducting seminars.
      • Direct, coordinate and supervise activities necessary to successfully execute events.
      • Venue selection according to the requirements of the event.
      • On spot management in all company events.
      MAR 2006
  6. experience

    • JAN 2006

      ABN AMRO Bank N.V.

      Intern - Business Quality Department

      • Responsibilities

      • Follow-ups with customers for quality assurance
      • Forwarding customers complains to concern departments
      OCT 2005
  7. Education

    • Bachelors in Commerce

      Karachi University

    • Intermediate

      D.J. Sindh Government Science College

  8. Skills

    Skills Graph

    • Event Management
    • Project Management
    • Business Development
    • Client Services
      50
    • Marketing
      75
    • Social Media
      25
    • UI/UX Design
      50
      • 25%
      • 50%
      • 75%
      • 100%
  9. Contact

    Contact

    For furthur information, please feel free to contact me at:

    • Phone: +971 56 399 2442
    • Email: umaidshakeel@gmail.com
    • Skype: umaid7