Faheem Zaman

Faheem is the founder and CEO of Bitbreaks, a music technology startup.

He also co-hosts the Darjeeling and Cigarettes podcast on culture and society.

Faheem studied law at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, practised as a corporate and commercial lawyer and founded legal services firm, Niaxis. He specialised in providing legal advice to technology sector clients, as well as strategy consulting.

Faheem is a Cass Executive MBA alumnus and spent time in the San Francisco Bay area and at Stanford d.school. This inspired him to take his career in a radically different direction. Combining his academic and professional experiences with a near lifetime of musicianship and hacking, he set about bringing music creation to the masses through the burgeoning medium of short form video.


  • General early stage startup advice and hacks

  • Ideation and design thinking

  • Iterative development and lean methodology

  • Working with disability