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Governance and Executive

The Foundation is managed by a Board of Trustees, coming mainly from Britain. The Board is responsible for the overall governance, policy, budget and appointment of senior staff.

There is an Administrative Committee consisting of the Chairman, Director General, a Deputy Director, and some local Trustees, who review day-to-day administrative matters.

To look after the research and educational programmes, there are separate Research and Education Committees of the Foundation.


Board of trustees

Dr. Manazir Ahsan MBE – Chairman

Professor Khurshid Ahmad

Dr Anis Ahmad

Dr. Muhammad Abdul Bari

Dr. Musthafa Rayes

Dr. Muhammad Riza

Dr Zahid Parvez



Prof. Salman Nadwi

Dr. Adnan al-Wazzan

Mr Muhammad Akhtar Rao

Dr Abdullah Omar Nassief

Mr. Syed Irfan Gilani


Executive Staff:

Mr. Farooq Murad – CEO

Mr. Hawraz Ismael – Public Relations Director

Mr. Abdullah Benjamin – Executive Assistant

Mr. Suleman Khan – Head of Conference Centre and Estates

Dr. Rafeek Mousoon – Head of Education & Arabic Courses

Mr. Shakir Abdulcadir – Branding of Digital Marketing

Ms. Fatemah Manjoo – Digital Marketing Assistant

Mr. Muhammad Sadiq Khokhar – Administrative Coordinator



Mr. Samir Alihodzic – Maintenance Department

Mr. Muhammed Islam – Caretaker


Project Leads

Mrs Batool Al-Toma – New Muslim Project

Ms. Ruqaiyah Hibell – Muslim World Book Review

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