Dr Manazir Ahsan
Source of Influence: Administration of Religious Affairs
Status: Featured in current year
Dr Muhammad Manazir Ahsan is the Chairman, Board of Trustees, The Islamic Foundation, and Rector, Markfield Institute of Higher Education, Leicester, UK. He has published and lectured extensively on Islam/Muslims in Britain. He is also the Editor of The Muslim World Book Review, a quarterly journal published since 1980, devoted to analysing the latest publications on Islam and the Muslim World. He has chaired several major Muslim and inter-faith organisations in the UK. He received an MBE in 2000 on the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for his contribution to inter-faith and community activities.