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 2014-2016 session are:

Dr Shuja Shafi, Secretary General

Mr Harun Rashid Khan, Deputy Secretary General

Mr Navshir Jaffer, Treasurer

Shaykh Ibrahim Mogra, Assistant Secretary General

Ms Ameena Blake, Assistant Secretary General

Mr Miqdaad Versi, Assistant Secretary General

Mrs Unaiza Malik, Assistant Treasurer


Dr Akber Mohamedali

Sir Iqbal Sacranie OBE

Dr Muhammad Abdul Bari MBE

Judge Khurshid Drabu CBE

Dr Jamil Sherif

Professor Iqbal Asaria CBE


Executive Committee Members

Dr Shuja Shafi

Mr Harun Rashid Khan

Mrs Shaheda Dewan

Ms Ameena Blake

Mr Farooq Murad

Mr Navshir Jaffer

Mrs Unaiza Malik

Shaykh Ibrahim Mogra

Mr Abdoolkarim Vakil

Mr Miqdaad Versi

Mr Sabah Al Mukhtar