Zakaria Nutkani has been associated with ActionAid Pakistan for over nine years. He is working as Communications Coordinator since 2013. He holds MS. degree in American Studies and a Masters degree in English Literature. Before joining ActionAid, he was a full time journalist and still continues to write on development issues for leading national English newspapers. He started his professional career as a lecturer in English. Later he worked as a print media journalist. He joined ActionAid as Programme Office, Resource Mobilization Officer, however later he switched to a new role in Communications Unit.