Fazan is a recent University of Toronto graduate that specialized in political science. His interests lie in international relations. As my research assistant, h provided support in research ISIS financing mechanisms through illicit smuggling in Iraq and Syria. With this information, I was then able to go into the field and se how this played out on the ground. Fazan also assisted in the editing and reference formatting of article for my book 'Jihad and Co.'. Fazan is currently working towards a law degree and is fluent in English and Urdu, and has an understanding of Punjabi.