Biography

Mr. Hussain Jasani
Manager of Educational Programmes

Introduction

Hussain Jasani is Manager, Educational Programme for the Institute’s Department of Community Relations.In this role, Hussain provides oversight and direction to the International Training Programmes and other educational programmes for Jamati and AKDN leadership including training for the Ismaili Tariqahinfo-icon and Religious Education Board as well as orientation and refresher programmes for other constituencies. 

Prior to joining the IIS, Hussain worked as the Chief Executive Officer of ITREB for India for over a decade. During his tenure with ITREB India, he also worked as the Head of Human Resource Development, Research and Development as well as in its Education wing. 
 
Originally from India, Hussain has a diverse educational background and obtained his first degree in Electronics. He has an MA in Islamic Societies and Cultures from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London and a Diploma in Religious Education from the Institute of Education, University of London. He is also a graduate of the IIS’ Waezeen and Teacher Education Programme (1994). 
 
Hussain has presented academic papers at seminars held at The Sorbonne University, The University of Saurashtra, Bombay University and conducted HR Development workshops for many Government, Corporate and NGOs. He has also delivered lectures in educational programmes for ITREBs, Councils and at various Jamati platforms in Australia, Bangladesh, Canada, and countries under the jurisdiction of Council for the Far East (Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore and Sri Lanka), India, Pakistan, UAE, and Uganda.
 
His contribution in the academic and social sector has resulted in his name being included in multiple editions of Asia Pacific Who’s Who by Rifacimento International since 2000.