Miqdaad Versi

Executive Director

Miqdaad Versi

Executive Director

Miqdaad Versi is a regular media spokesperson for the Muslim Council of Britain and writes frequently for the Guardian, Independent and New Statesman. Prior to the launch of the Centre for Media Monitoring, Miqdaad was called “the man correcting stories about Muslims” by the BBC given his work correcting false stories about Islam and Muslims in mainstream media. He is also a trustee at the human rights organisation, Rights Watch (UK) whose mission is to promote just and accountable security. On a community level, he organises weekly programmes for his local mosque and is a Director of the project team for the Salaam Centre – a new community centre that aims to fulfil the holistic needs of the wider society.