Mohamed is a retired financier who was born and raised in Tanzania. He and his family are of Indian origin. He has traveled widely, and has keen interest in international affairs.
Since his retirement he has taken particular interest in the causes affecting the plight of children and women. He and his wife Gulie have been gifted a most loving grand daughter Zaleeya who was adopted from Calcutta.
Among his several charitable activities, Mohamed is a member of the Advisory Board of PRATHAM Los Angeles, the largest educational non-profit involved in child education in India.