Feizal Hajat OBE was Head of Law at one of UK’s largest Local Authorities Birmingham City Council. Feizal has over 25 years of experience working in Local Government and regularly worked with National Government on the Law and public policy relating to Community Cohesion. The subject matter covered includes Domestic Violence, anti social behaviour and tackling problems caused by urban street gangs. Feizal led a team that undertake all of the legal work and advice for Birmingham, in its capacity as Landlord of 68,000 properties making it one of the biggest landlords in Europe.

Feizal’s service to Local Government was recognised by the Queen when she awarded him the OBE in June 2011. Outside of work Feizal has an obsession for all matters sports particularly Football. He also loves music and boasts of having huge vinyl record collection. Please don’t ask him about it, he could go on for hours….