Tailwind Executive Committee.Committed to academic success of our future generation.
Naim DamFounder & Board Director
Naim Dam, Founder & CEO of Hema-Q, Inc, a biomedical start-up company, is a technical expert in the medical ultrasonic core sensing field. He has an established and successful track record of launching high tech start-up businesses and developing them into profitable growth-oriented organizations. He personally holds thirty patents in the fields of biomedical and clinical diagnostic critical parameters sensing systems and has published numerous articles in medical & industrial automation journals. Naim holds a masters degree in Electrical Engineering.
Naim has been active in the Muslim community of Long Island, New York and has served as a permanent board member of the Islamic Center of Long Island (ICLI) for over sixteen years. During this period, he has served in various capacities to promote ICLI’s cultural activities. Presently he is involved with the I SAY Foundation, whose aim is to unleash the potential of Muslim youth by cultivating and empowering them to further their contributions to the community.
Asim Malik, MDBoard Member
Born in Lahore, Pakistan – Dr. Asim Malik graduated from King Edward Medical University. Dr Malik served his medical residency training and fellowship in Gastroenterology at Wayne County General Hospital, part of the University of Michigan. He is presently engaged in private practice as a board certified Gastroenterologist in Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY.
Mr. Malik has been involved with various community projects and charity organizations. He is the first one to arrange major fundraising events on the East Coast – in New York – for Zaytuna College (first Muslim liberal arts college in the United States) located at Berkley, CA. He has served in many disciplines for the Association of Pakistani Physician of North America (AAPNA). He has chaired many projects like the Shaukat Khanum Cancer Hospital, Human Development Foundation, Saba Trust Foundation (Orphanage) in Pakistan, and more.
Siddique features over seven years in the online marketing space – with experience working with major brands and multimillion dollar financial services companies.
A graduate of the University at Albany and MBA recipient from Hofstra University, Siddique is also an experienced TV and radio broadcaster and public address announcer.
The former President of the University at Albany Muslim Students Association (MSA), Siddique places a large emphasis on advancing the American Muslim community through valuing higher education and a diverse set of career options. He remains active in the Long Island Muslim community.