Mr Mohamed Faizal is a passionate champion of educational initiatives who has conceived of scholarship programmes specifically targeted at lower-income students. He has received the President’s Volunteerism and Philanthropy Award, being the second Muslim in its history to receive it. Many in Singapore’s Muslim community consider him the foremost jurist on the MUIS Appeal Board, the city-state’s highest body of Islamic law. He is the only Muslim Senior Counsel in Singapore.
Source of Influence: Philanthropy, Charity & Development
Status: Featured in current year