The Muslim Council of Britain is a democratic body whose members include Britain’s mosques and Islamic associations. As set out in its Constitution, the decision-making and ruling body of the Muslim Council of Britain is its General Assembly that must meet at least once a year. The Assembly is comprised of delegates from affiliated bodies. Every two-years the General Assembly of the Muslim Council of Britain elect the Secretary General, Deputy Secretary General, as well as the National Council.

The Secretary General and the Deputy Secretary General are elected by delegates at the Annual General Meeting for a two year-term. The Secretary General can only serve for a maximum of two terms.

The Office Bearers for the 2016-2018 session are:

Mr Harun Rashid Khan, Secretary General

Dr Omer El Hamdoon, Deputy Secretary General

Talha Ahmad, Treasurer

Mr Miqdaad Versi, Assistant Secretary General

Dr Walaa Ramadan, Assistant Secretary General

Ms Zara Mohammed, Assistant Secretary General

Mr Navshir Jaffer, Assistant Treasurer


Dr Akber Mohamedali, Mrs Unaiza Malik, Sir Iqbal Sacranie OBE, Dr Muhammad Abdul Bari MBE, Late Judge Khurshid Drabu CBE, Dr Jamil Sherif, Professor Iqbal Asaria CBE

Executive Committee Members

Mr Harun Rashid Khan, Dr Omer El Hamdoon, Dr Shuja Shafi, Dr Jamil Sherif, Mr Miqdaad Versi, Dr Walaa Ramadan, Dr Akber Mohamedali, Mr Talha Ahmad, Mr Hassan Joudi, Professor Iqbal Asaria, Late Judge Khurshid Drabu, Mr Navshir Jaffer, Mr Muhammad Adrees Sharif, Mr Asif Hussain, Mr Khalid Sofi, Dr Muhammad Abdul Bari MBE, Sir Iqbal Sacranie OBE, Mrs Unaiza Malik, Ms Zara Mohammed