Aleem is no stranger to Malaysia. He has visited almost all major cities in Peninsula up north in Alor Star n UUM Sintok down south in JB & East Malysia in Kuching, Labuan & Kota Kinabalu. He could be seen in KL every other month meeting with ICIFE Director Dr Haji Zulkifly Baharom or accompanying his big boss, ARMM Regional Governor Hon Mujiv Hataman or as Protocol Officer to the Philippines Congresswoman Hon Sitti Djalia Hataman conferring with Scholars, Bankers, Business people, Head of Agencies and Entrepreneurs.
Prior to his appointment as CEO of REZA, Aleem served as Director for Bureau of Muslim Economics Affairs with National Commission of Muslim Filipinos at the Office of Philippines President. In between that period, Aleem was selected as a visiting Fellow at the American International University in Washington to understudy international relations and diplomacy. He is an alumnus of Asian Institute of Management (AIM) in Manila graduated with Master in Development Management degree. Whilst @AIM, he met Dr Zul who was then Chairman of the Federation of AIM Alumni Associations and their relationship strengthen with ICIFE.