Born and brought up in Ahmedabad, Wasim Saiyed started his creative journey from MS University Fine Arts in 2001. He graduated from the nation’s best design school, the National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad with specializing in Animation film design.
Taking ahead his interest in video production, he joined Hungama TV, one of the best kid’s network, back in 2006 as an associate promo producer. Ever since he worked with multinational companies like UTV, Sahara FILMY, The Walt Disney Company and Star India Pvt Ltd; all of these being few of the top companies in the entertainment business.
Wasim is currently heading the on air promos team for the three movie channels of the Star Network. Some of his major work includes a music video from an American superhero film X-men: Days of Future Past which was shot with the Bollywood fame Farhan Akhtar and the music sensation Vishal Dadlani along with the band ‘Scribe’. Wasim was also well praised for his work at the Oscar’s campaign in the years 2014 and 2016.
With an incredible leadership quality, Wasim also headed the team for Disney XD, a kid’s action channel for two years. He also headed the launch of one of the Star’s popular channel ‘Star Movies Select HD’.
Wasim has been recognized with various awards and accolades for his outstanding work. He received the Promax India BDA Award in 2015 for the best Original Music Composition, Creative Abbys Awards 2016 for best TV reality show promo (for The Oscars Dentist Film) and Creative Abbys Awards 2014 for best TV reality show promo (for The Oscars campaign).
Besides his interest in video production, he also has a strong passion for music. He makes his own music and tries to fit them in the promos that he works on. But keeping his focus tact on the script and the ideas, Wasim Saiyed has made a significant change in the industry. With the industry constantly blooming with amazing visual and music work, Wasim Saiyed is a precious gem in this space.