TONI&GUY is the most recognizable hairdressing brand in the world. Constantly evolving artistically and commercially it’s a leader in the fashion industry. This leadership, enthusiasm and unique skill-set is what sets it apart from any other salon in Pakistan.
CEO / Creative Director
Shammal Qureshi actually started his working life with the pharmaceutical giant Glaxo Smith Kline having completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Business abroad. It was not until later in life that Qureshi decided to take a more creative route, and enrolled himself at the Toni & Guy Academy in London.
Here he trained with the iconic co-founder of Toni & Guy; Toni Mascolo. During this time in London, he was sent by Toni for a number of management diplomas in customer service, human resources and management. Qureshi is one of the first Pakistani stylists to work backstage at London Fashion Week with Toni & Guy.
Shammal successfully brought the brand to Pakistan in 2008 with full support from Toni Mascolo. In 8 years Shammal grew the business from one salon to 6, including “The Academy” This training centre is the only educational institute in Pakistan that provides City & Guild diplomas qualifications in hair, beauty and skin therapies. As a busy CEO, husband and father of 2 Shammal thrives on seeing happy clients and new graduates.
“To me, seeing students graduate and enter this industry gives me great joy. They are setting themselves up for life and can support their families in a professional and enjoyable environment. We strive to give our clients a fantastic experience with the best trained staff in Pakistan. So to actively participate in improving the professionalism in this industry for our customers is what it’s all about”