Irfan has worked with JS Group for over 15 years. During that time has held various roles working his way up from the shop floor to his current role as Engagement Partner.
Irfan graduated from the University of Birmingham in 2006 with a BA and then completed an MSc at the same institution. He began his career with JS as a bookseller at Aston University. In 2016 he was awarded Academic, Professional and Specialist Bookseller of the Year whilst in his capacity as Manager of the JS bookshops at Aston University and University of Birmingham. He has also worked briefly on the Reach scheme at University of Worcester.
As Engagement Partner for University College Birmingham, Irfan brings his extensive experience of working with higher education institutions to engage students and deliver better outcomes.