Broadcaster, Imam and relationship counsellor
Ajmal is a broadcaster, Imam and relationship counsellor. He started his career in youth and community development environment and since then has worked in local and central government agencies, voluntary sector and charity organisations. He has served on the central working committee of the Muslim Council of Britain and the Islamic Society of Britain. He leads Friday prayers in four mosques across London and has gained a reputation for straight speaking moderate face of Islam in Britain. He provides expertise and specialist advise to media and government agencies on Islam and Muslim community issues. He has made various television programmes for BBC and Channel 4, appeared in a range documentaries covering social and religious issues and presents regular programme on various TV channels. He stood in the 2010 parliamentary election for the LIberal Democrats in Bethnal Green and Bow constituency. He also runs a specialist organisation helping people manage relationships including marriage. He has authored several books and publications. He spends a significant proportion of his time fundraising for charitable causes both in the UK and abroad.