Dr. Mohammad Manzoor Alam
Dr. Mohammad Manzoor Alam was born in 1945 in Madhubani, Bihar, India. He did his Ph.D. in Economics from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. He served as Associate Professor Deptt. of Islamic Economics, University of Imam Mohammad-bin-Saud, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; Economic Advisor in the Ministry of Finance and National Economy, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; and Chief Coordinator for the Translation of Meaning of the Holy Quran in different languages of the world at King Fahd Holy Quran Printing Complex, Madinah Munawwarah, Saudi Arabia.
He is the Board Member of the International Institute of Islamic Thought, USA, Founder Member of International Islamic Charitable Organisation, Kuwait and Member, Steering Committee, Istanbul Talks, Civil Solidarity Platform, Istanbul, Turkey.
He founded the Institute of Objective Studies in the year 1986 and has been working as founding Chairman since then. He is heading more than a dozen organisations in India working for the upliftment of Muslims.
He has been contributing articles on regular basis on issues relevant to Islam and Muslims in particular and humanity in general, which appears in national newspapers/magazines/web portals on different issues.
He is Member of the Advisory Board of MEDAD, published from the KSA, Member of the International Advisory Board of American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences, published from the USA, and Member of the Advisory Board of Awqaf, published from Kuwait.
He has attended and presented papers in more than 50 conferences and seminars in India and abroad. His area of specialization is Futuristic Studies, Strategic Planning, Islamic Banking and Economics.
CHAIRMANS'S LETTER TO PRESIDENT GEORGE W. BUSH