5 November 2011 UK’s National Zakat Foundation’s new head

The National Zakat Foundation is a unique body within British Muslim civil society established in 2011 to ensure zakat funds can be collected via an online platform for distribution to the needy who qualify in the UK. It was spearheaded by Nasim Iqbal, who has now relinquished the post of CEO. The NZF website notes, ” He will be succeeded by Dr Sohail Hanif . . . In his professional capacity, he most recently held the position of BA Manager and Lecturer at Cambridge Muslim College. He was previously NZF’s Head of Research and Development. .” click here