Dr Faisal Suliman matriculated from Overport Secondary School in 1985. He has an MBBCh from Wits University Medical School, a Diploma in Anaesthesia from the College of Medicine South Africa, and an MBA (Cum Laude) from the University of KZN.
He is a performance-orientated professional with a comprehensive record in the broadcasting field having served on the SABC Religious Broadcast Panel as well as an advisor on the Radio Lotus Advisory Panel.
Faisal is well versed in broadcasting, management, dispute resolution and the workings of the SABC. As part of the Al Ansaar Media Network, he led the organisation in defining, developing, and executing long-term excellence, au fait with ICASA, and submission of management and compliance reports, and therefore, has an insight into aspects of broadcasting policy regulations.
Faisal is a medical doctor at has his own private medical centre in Kwa Mashu.