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Thursday, September 29, 2011

Who Am I ?

Growing up in the typical working class family surrounded by an environment like that of a ghetto, indeed was a challenge itself.

So I decided to make a plan, run into university, where I managed to obtain a degree; BA(Hons) Mathematics with Islamic Studies.

ireminisces Great achievement right, not quite.. I found myself in a financial crisis, that of a student debt & jobless.

Inter-twined with the current economic climate, that of quantitative easing on the aftermath of a credit crunch which had hit the country (United Kingdom) hard.

You guessed right, I decided to run again. This time into further education to study for a post-grad certification in education.

I gave up on the course the minute I was offered a teaching job at a private Islamic school.

Well, your probably thinking not the best move in life. The idea was to reduce my existing debt, & ultimately to gain reward for the life of the year after, if that makes sense..

During this process I began to take an interest in business, in particular the embryonic phase of new start up companies.

All of a sudden, I started investing in start up's through private equity. The bulb lit up, I realized I had a natural gift for something after all.

Within a couple of months I was debt free, it was the best decision I ever made in my life. Alhamdulillah - praise be to Allah.

Recently, I have managed to set up my own company and am praying to get the correct team & investor's on board to grow the business.

Feel free to get in touch if your interested, do remember me in your prayers.


  1. Congratulations! I love reading rags-to-riches stories, more so if it's a true story. You should be proud of yourself, I'm sure your parents do too. Can I get some tips from you :)?

    By the way, I've been to New York before, gone through Bronx too - was on a highway from North towards Connecticut.

  2. Thanks for sharing your story.Sounds like you are in a good place in life now.MashaAllah. I wish I knew my way to being enterprising, but I have no idea on investing anywhere.

  3. Assalaamu Alaikum wa Rahmathullahi wa Barakaathuhu.

    Masha Allah! Truly, when we take a decision for Allah's Sake, He will never let His Slave down! TabarakAllah!

  4. Assalamu alaikum warahmatulahi wabarakatuhu,

    Forgive me for late response.

    Under each post there are icons which allow you to share the post with facebook, twitter, blog it, & google +1. I humbly request everyone to share each post you read using the above mentioned icons. May Allaah (Most Exalted Most High) reward you for your efforts, stay blessed, Aameen.

    @zuramail@yahoo.com - Sure just get in touch, masha'Allah.

    @Tariq Mian - Alhamdulillah, glad your inspired.

    @SimplyMe - Your welcome, feel free to get touch for advice on investing, jazakAllah khair.

    @Umm Afraz - JazakAllah khair, you speak the truth!