Sheikh Imtiyaz Damiel is a Lecturer and Educational Consultant. He is currently the CEO and Founder of the multi-award winning Abu Hanifah Foundation based in Blackburn. He was also the winner of the 2016 British Imams & Scholars award for outstanding contribution to youth work. He has a BA Hons degree in Arabic and Islamic Studies (Leeds), a BA Hons degree in Islamic Studies (K.S.U) and is currently pursuing postgraduate studies in Islamic Education at Warwick University