Uz. Abdul Salaam Arif

Chief Ombudsperson

Chief Ombudsperson, Uz. Abdul Salaam Arif is a lawyer who previously worked as the Vice President of the Tax Appeal Tribunal from 2010 until 2015. He holds a Degree in Law and Masters in Comparatives Laws from the International Islamic University of Malaysia. He has represented clients at courts since 2009.

Uza. Jihadha Anees


Ombudsperson, Uza. Jihadha Anees attained LLB at Maldives College of Higher Education (now Maldives National University) and completed LLM at the International Maritime Law Institute (IMLI), Malta and has worked in various positions in the legal field including the Attorney at law at Attorney General’s Office, Assistant Prosecutor General and Public Prosecutor at Prosecutor General’s Office of the Maldives. Additionally, she has served as the Vice President at the Customs Integrity Commission.

Uz. Musthafa Hameed


Ombudsperson Uz. Mustafa Hameed holds a Bachelor of Sharia and Law and a Masters of Judicial Science and Islamic Sharia Policy from the Islamic University of Maldives. Uz. Mustafa Hameed has worked in the Maldives Police Service and the Department of Penitentiary and Rehabilitation Service.