Member of West Midlands Regional Leadership Group
Director of Human Resources and Organisational Development, Islamic Relief Worldwide
Shakil is an award-winning director leading an award-winning global human resources (HR) team and is responsible for HR; learning and development; and strategy, policy and process. Shakil has worked in the humanitarian sector for more than 20 years and has been in his current role since 2009.
He is a qualified chartered fellow of the Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and has a Masters in Human Resource Management. A fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Shakil also holds a diploma in Charity Accounting from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW). Inspired by the vision and personality of Islamic Relief’s founder Dr Hany El Banna, Shakil originally joined Islamic Relief as a volunteer in 1990 and has since held a number of senior roles including Head of Accounts.
In 2014, Shakil was awarded the CIPD award for best overall performance, achieving a distinction three years consecutively and a commendation for the CIPD Michael Kelly Outstanding Student Award for practical application of learning. Under Shakil’s leadership and direction, his HR team was awarded CIPD’s 2015 HR Team of the Year for the charitable sector and was commended in the Best Employee Relations Initiative category.
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