Shoaib Iqbal is an arts manager who has worked as curator, director and arts educator since 2000. He founded The Little Art, a non-profit arts education organization that uses art to promote positive social values through innovative learning opportunities among children and youth, especially marginalised since 2007. Shoaib also founded the Lahore International Children’s Film Festival, Tamasha Festival, ArtBeat and co-founded rearts, a digital music distribution and artist management company. Shoaib post-graduated from DeVos Institute of Arts Management (Kennedy Centre, Washington D.C.), holds a diploma in International Development from East Side Institute NY and 2013 Asia21 fellow with Asia Society, an Acumen 2015 fellow, 2015 ArtThink South Asia fellow and 2018 EHF New Zealand Fellow. Shoaib worked with British Council as Head of Arts, Pakistan for two years in 2017-18 and currently leading The Little Art as Director.