A medical doctor by professional training, Dr Zakir Naik is renowned as a dynamic international orator on Islaam and Comparative Religion. He is the President of Islaamic Research Foundation International. He is 54 years old. Dr Zakir clarifies Islaamic viewpoints and clears misconceptions about Islaam, using the Qur’aan, authentic Hadith and other religious Scriptures as a basis, in conjunction with reason, logic and scientific facts. He is popular for his critical analysis and convincing answers to challenging questions posed by audiences after his public talks.