who we are

At Zileej, we identify innovative ideas and bring them to life. Our team of designers, developers, writers, and researchers together create and launch original brands and experiences.

Guided by Islamic Design Thinking, we help our clients stay ahead in a changing economic landscape that experiences ongoing disruptions through new technologies and trends.

Islamic Design Thinking is a unique creative process we use to uncover insights and opportunities leading to innovative outcomes, inspired by deeply held values of contributing good to the world. This is our foundation to developing and launching brands, campaigns, and new ideas in meaningful & memorable ways.

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What We Do

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Islamic Design Thinking

Innovation through research, empathy and understanding.

• Research and insights
• Human centred design
• Strategic design consulting

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Inspired Innovation

Creating unique and positive brands, products and experiences.

• Branding and creative services
• Product and digital design
• Experience and service design

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Design and Launch

Craft, launch and grow, every step, from start to finish.

• Original product development
• Production and sourcing
• Brand growth and marketing

 
 
 

“Zileej is the most innovative company in the Islamic economy today, period. 10 years from now, our lives will be profoundly transformed by Zileej - from the clothes we wear, the toys our children grow up with, even the gifts we buy on Hajj - because of the visionary founders building it today.”

Chris Abdul-Rahman Blauvelt
Founder of Launchgood and winner of 2014 Islamic Economy Award in SME Development.


PRESS

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Creative, agile and global

 
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Leadership Team

 
  Ansarullah Ridwan Mohammed  CEO   The actuary turned game designer

Ansarullah Ridwan Mohammed
CEO

The actuary turned game designer

  Mawlid Benmansour   COO   The operations commander

Mawlid Benmansour
COO

The operations commander

  Peter Gould   Design Executive Officer   The design thinker and dad

Peter Gould
Design Executive Officer

The design thinker and dad

  Ahmed Daoud  CIO    The techwiz brainiac

Ahmed Daoud
CIO


The techwiz brainiac

 

Associates & Staff

 
  Daryl P  Creative Director

Daryl P
Creative Director

  Nick  Creative Director

Nick
Creative Director

  Subhi B  Communications

Subhi B
Communications

  Peter P  Design Thinker

Peter P
Design Thinker

 
 
  Mara B  Product Design

Mara B
Product Design

  Ugi S  Business Dev

Ugi S
Business Dev

  Dhon R  Lead Illustrator

Dhon R
Lead Illustrator

  Kenneth G  3d Animator

Kenneth G
3d Animator

 
 
  Sobia  Communications

Sobia
Communications

  Abdullah K  Retail Operations

Abdullah K
Retail Operations

  Ismail K  Content Manager

Ismail K
Content Manager

  Fadilah   Communications

Fadilah
Communications