Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research

Omar Khan

Director of Partner Development

Omar Khan was born and raised in Montreal, Canada. He began public speaking and organizing Islamic events at the age of 13. He served many years as a youth coordinator for various communities. He has completed his memorization of the Qur’an and has obtained traditional certification (Ijaazah) in the ten methods of recitation (Ashara Qira’aat), and is a teacher for Qur’an Revolution. He was the former International Finance Manager and Fund Development Manager at the AlMaghrib Institute. He graduated from Concordia University, from the John Molson School of Business with Bachelors in Accounting, and has studied Special Care Counseling at Vanier College. He also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Islamic Sciences from the AlMaghrib Institute.