DR. Banar Bin Ahmud Azeez Baleela
- Born in Makkah in 1395 AH. Earned a Masters degree in 1422 AH in the Fiqh from the College of Sharia and Islamic Studies from the Umm al-Qura University.
- Received a doctorate degree in Fiqh from the Faculty of Sharia in 1429 AH from the Islamic University of Madeenah. Worked as a teacher of fiqh at the Institute of Haram al-Sharif higher section. He is now an assistant professor at the University of Taif.
- Served as imaam and khateeb of Masjid Ameera Nouf in the Aziziyah district in Makkah, and after that in Masjid Bin Baz. Appointed as imaam of the Masjid al Haram on Sunday, 12/9/1434 AH.- Appointed as permanent of Masjid al Haram on Wednesday, 4/12/1434AH
- Led first regular salaah in Masjid al Haram on 5/12/1434, for Maghrib