Dr Tawfique Chowdhury.
Chairman and CEO
Dr Tawfique Chowdhury is the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Mercy Mission. He started Mercy Mission through its first program – AlKauthar institute in 2005. Since then, Mercy Mission has flowered into one of the world’s fastest growing Muslim social enterprise.
Dr Tawfique excelled in his Islamic studies both classically from the scholars of Medinah as well as graduating from the college of Shariah from the Islamic University of Medinah. He is also an experienced business professional having been a CEO of a multinational IT company and is also a practising medical doctor in Australia. He is also a corporate trainer and business coach to many successful people worldwide.
Being a prolific speaker, Dr Tawfique has travelled internationally sharing his knowledge in many countries worldwide. He is well known for specialising in Islamic legal topics, particularly in Islamic finance, Personal law and Islamic Medical Ethics and his opinions in these matters are eagerly sought. He is also a well known media contributor on various TV Channels worldwide.
When he is not busy attending patients at the hospital or teaching a seminar, he likes to catch up with Mercy Mission team members across the world. He is a father of 5 children and his hobby is spending time with them. Dr Tawfique is currently based in Gold coast, Australia.