Member Islamabad Board

Chaudhry Faisal Mushtaq

Founder & CEO Roots Millennium Schools Pakistan

Chaudhry Faisal Mushtaq – Tamgha-i-Imtiaz, is a YPO and Education Chair of world’s leading Young Presidents Organization, Prime Minister’s vision 2025 task force as youth coordinator, national student ‘counselor’, ‘academician’, ‘school practitioner’ and a ‘social entrepreneur’. He is the Founder & CEO of Roots Millennium Schools, Pakistan and is the Executive Director and member of Board of Roots School System, Pakistan. He is also the founder and CEO of a non-profit organization ‘Change – in Education’ working in support of ‘Public Private Partnerships’ across education and thus scaling ‘Millennium Development Goals’ MDGs’ and today he has successfully reformed more than 200 government schools across various districts, provinces and rural communities in Pakistan. He has been conferred with the most prestigious National Civil Award of ‘Tamgha-i-Imtiaz, TI’ by the President of Pakistan H.E. Asif Ali Zardari on Pakistan Day Ceremony rd held at the Presidency on 23 March 2013 in recognition of his outstanding services in the field of education, youth and promotion of Chinese Language across Pakistan as the national academic icon, educational change sponsor and globally recognized School and Education Management Practitioner.

‘Faisal Mushtaq’ is a highly focused community reform and Organizational Management Practitioner and a change specialist. He enjoys significant experience of both Public and Private sector, an excellent range of high profile global consulting and business management experience and an outstanding academic reform background, where he has had his career progression with leading Global practices – ‘Price water house Coopers’ and with ‘IBM Business Consulting Services’ in the United Kingdom before leading Roots Millennium Schools.

Leadership and Reforms at Roots Millennium Schools, Pakistan

‘Faisal Mushtaq’ gained popularity and fame because he has dedicated his youth to the pursuit of education promotion, digital literacy, youth engagement, community empowerment and social entrepreneurship promotion, where thousands of his students are studying at Oxbridge, Ivy Leagues, Harvard, Yale, Princeton, MIT, Dartmouth, LSE, Kings College, UCL, IBA, LUMS, GIKI, NUST and Agha Khan Universities. He is a young national academic icon, celebrated reformist and a social entrepreneur and a charter member of The Indus Entrepreneurs TIE Islamabad, where he also serves as Chair and Patron of world’s richest business plan competition sponsored by Rice University, Houston Texas. He is a tireless advocate of children and Pakistan; he has a towering impact on youth and classrooms in the country and is also a member of Chief Minister of Punjab task force on youth and an active member of Rawalpindi Chambers of Commerce & Industry.

He has consistently demonstrated leadership, where he has bridged his highly reputed and widely spread ‘Roots Schools’ to the world with a clear academic vision, linkages, affiliations, partnerships and collaborations; such as Intel Education,USEFP, British Council, Goethe Institute, Coca-Cola, Royal Commonwealth Society, Global Entrepreneurship week GEW USA, CRI, Confucius Institute, Inet UK, SSAT, UN Global Compact, Pasch, The Indus Entrepreneurs TIE, WWF Pakistan, Green School Program, UNICEF, UNESCO, USAID, DFID, Cambridge International Examinations CIE, ACCA, CIMA and University of London International Programs. For details please visit

Under his dynamic leadership and management, Roots Schools now offer continuous education up to undergraduate level with a human resource of nearly 3000 employees working across 12 major cities across Pakistan. Faisal Mushtaq has first time introduced entrepreneurial, community based and a student centered approach to the school management, teaching and learning practices in Pakistan. He has founded the backbone of Roots Education System, by establishing Pakistan’s largest teacher training and development institute ‘Roots National Institute of Teacher Training & Education ‘RNITTE’, where more than 10,000 teachers from both public and private sector have been trained on international standards and successfully won placements.