Waheed Saleem

Waheed Saleem

Board Member Waheed Saleem

Businessman Waheed is an active member of the West Midlands community, serving as a non-executive director for Birmingham & Solihull Mental Health Trust and Paycare.

Waheed, from Walsall, is also a trustee of NACRO, the leading criminal justice charity in England and Wales, and trustee of Amirah Foundation - a charity dedicated to tackling domestic violence and violence against women and children.

Mr Saleem is also the former chair of the Lunar Society, Groundwork West Midlands, Right Care Right Here Partnership Board and Vice President of Greater Birmingham Asia Business Chamber of Commerce.

He is the owner of WS Associates Midlands Ltd and interim managing director of Walsall Alliance Ltd.

The London School of Economics graduate has been a mentor at inner-city schools for the Mosaic Prince of Wales charity and has visited Jordan, Tanzania, Uganda and Sudan with an international aid agency.

Waheed has extensive knowledge of local policing thanks to his work with NACRO and is keen to bring his skills from other areas to the Office of the West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner.