Sheikh Hacene Chebbani was born in Algeria and has been living in Canada for the last 13 years. In 1993 he graduated in Sharīʿah (BA) from the Islamic University of Madinah with a grade of excellence. While there he took the opportunity to study ʿAqīdah, Fiqh and Ḥadīth with some of the notable scholars of that blessed city.
In Canada Sheikh Hacene has worked in Islamic schools teaching the Arabic language and Islamic studies and has served as Sharīʿah consultant and headteacher for over 6 years.
Sheikh Hacene is currently an Imam in Calgary where he gives regular classes and counselling, leading the prayers for a diverse community. He is married and has 4 children and enjoys sports and reading in his spare time.
Sheikh Hacene hopes to complete a Master's in Islamic finance in the future inshāʾAllāh.