Community leader and teacher
Wassim is an Australian Muslim father and highschool teacher who is passionate about bringing quality literature to English speaking world!
Wassim was born in 1984 in Sydney, Australia to immigrant parents who have both played a huge role in his life. His mother was a Primary school teacher in Arncliffe for 25 years and worked at the local school right up to her death in 2020. His father runs a local orphan charity and bookstore and has been doing so for around 20 years.
Wassim graduated from the University of Wollongong in 2006 after completing a Bachelor of Commerce and started working in the corporate world as a Banker. He quickly realised that his real calling was to become a teacher and to help shape future generations. He, therefore, decided to go back to University and in 2011 he completed the Bachelor of Teaching and has been a Business and History teacher ever since.
Wassim is a keen footballer and athlete playing as a semi-professional for nearly 15 years. He played for some of the biggest clubs in Australia including St George F.C and Sydney Olympic.
Wassim is happily married and is the father of 3 beautiful girls who are his world. He started writing this book in 2021 with the help of well-known author Richard McRoberts.