Bilal is an entrepreneur with his own translation and transcription business that he spent 6 years building before deciding to return to school to pursue an MBA. He has also started a non-profit to encourage sufferers of various mental health issues to keep fighting and seek help. In his personal life, Bilal has seen the suffocating effects of patriarchy and gender inequality on the individuals, families, and communities around him. This has inspired him to learn more about gender inequality so that he can help empower others. Bilal is also fascinated by the impact that gender equality has on men.