Imad brings spiritual depth, leadership and management skills as well as deep understanding of the working culture, history and heritage of IofC. Imad is Palestinian and grew up in Gaza where he won a scholarship to do postgraduate studies in media and communications in London where he also obtained his PhD on the impact of the media on Arab youth identity.
In his 12 years of working with Initiatives of Change in the UK, Imad was a director of the film department where he displayed a flair for creative management and cross cultural development. In 2010 he joined the management team with responsibility for communications and international relations.
Imad is also an accomplished film maker. His latest work is the award winning documentary Beyond Forgiving, which depicts the journey of two South Africans to bring healing and reconciliation to their country post-Apartheid. He is living in the UK.