Mohamed Nassir graduated with a First Class Honours Degree (B.Sc.) from Staffordshire University (UK). He worked for many years in the software industry before spending some 8 years working for da’wah organisations like Darul Arqam Singapore & Abdul Aleem Siddique Mosque. He was listed in “The 500 Most Influential Muslims 2009″ and is currently listed in “The 500 Most Influential Muslims 2010″ [click to view] published by Jordan’s Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Center [website]. He was recently mentioned in a Berita Harian article (“Kenali 50 Wajah”, Dec 2010) as among four individuals who are expected to play a crucial role in directing and shaping the ‘face’ of the Singapore Muslim community. Mohamed Nassir is a proponent of traditional Islam and denounces all forms of terrorism and extremism. He (and SimplyIslam) was featured in the documentary entitled “Misguided”, a 4-part documentary about terrorism (aired in January 2010) produced by Mediacorp Singapore [view excerpt]. Together with some concerned individuals, he established SimplyIslam in 2006 and is now its Managing Director.
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