AHMAD RASHID SHERVANI was born in 1933 at Bilona, District Aligarh. He has held a string of prominent positions in various educational and commercial organizations. He has authored close to 6,000 articles, reports, write-ups, etc., mostly dealing with the education of Muslims in northern India. Currently he is Managing Trustee, Bharat Sewa Trust; Chairman, Press Asia International P. Ltd.; and President, Shervani Education Society, Etah and Badaun.