Tariq Cheema

Tariq Cheema is a renowned social innovator and philanthropist who has devoted his life to making world a peaceful, equitable, and sustainable place for all. He is the founder of the World Congress of Muslim Philanthropists, a global network of affluent individuals, foundations and socially conscious corporations dedicated to advance effective and accountable giving. Over the past two decades, he has contributed to the development of numerous successful social initiatives such as Global Donors Forum, Doctors Worldwide; Diversity Forums; US National Network for Diaspora Giving; Academy of Philanthropy; and Muslim Science, Technology, Innovation initiative aiming to develop a “Knowledge Ecosystem” for economic and social benefit in OIC member countries. He also is a member of the Committee of 100 of Lingshan World Philanthropy Forum of China. Dr. Cheema ranks among the 500 most influential Muslims impacting the world today.