Team in Spotlight

Embrace challenges, take risks, and seek out mentors & opportunities. Let’s do everything in our power to fully unlock our true potential.

Faeez Kadiri

Technical Architect

1. How has your career grown since starting at the company?

I joined Velotio as a Technical Architect and my career has grown immensely since then.  Working on many technologies on diverse projects has allowed me to take on more responsibilities and challenges while developing a wide range of technical skills and expertise. I have also been able to grow my leadership capabilities by receiving valuable mentorship and guidance. I am grateful for getting this incredible opportunity to grow personally and professionally at Velotio.

2. What is your favourite thing about working at Velotio?

I enjoy working at Velotio because of the supportive culture and talented team. Velotio values collaboration, innovation, and excellence and promotes diversity and inclusion, and I am proud to be a part of Velotio.

3. What career advice would you give to aspiring young engineers?

My career advice to aspiring young engineers is to embrace challenges and take risks to grow and reach your full potential. Seek mentors and opportunities to learn from experienced professionals and have a passion for what you do. Remember to ask questions, make mistakes, and learn from your experiences.

4. What are your three most overused words/phrases?

  • “Okay”
  • “Arrey”
  • “Awesome”

5. What would be the title of your autobiography?

“The Curious Case of Confusion: My Journey Through Life's Twist and Turns”
How to approach uncertainties and challenges in life with curiosity and determination.

6. What do you like to do when you aren’t working?

I'm a big foodie, so when I'm not working, I love to cook and experiment with new recipes. I also enjoy trying out new restaurants and exploring different cuisines.

7. What’s a fun fact about you many people may not know?

A fun fact about me is that I enjoy watching videos at 1.5x speed to absorb information more quickly and efficiently. However, I have to be careful not to miss important details or nuances when watching at such a high speed.

8. Where’s your favorite place in the world?

My favorite place in the world is my mother's lap, a place of safety, warmth, and unconditional love. No matter where I am or what I'm going through, I know I can always find solace and comfort in her lap.

9. If you could meet anyone in the world, who would it be?

If I could meet anyone in the world, it would be Prophet Muhammad(pbuh). I would be deeply inspired by the opportunity to learn from him firsthand and his message of compassion, justice, and peace.

10. If you could have any superpower what would it be?

If I could have any superpower, it would be the power of healing. I believe this ability would bring physical, emotional, and spiritual healing to others and bring hope and joy to people's lives.