|Attorney-General of Fiji|
|Preceded by||Qoriniasi Bale|
|Spouse(s)||Ela Gavoka (m. 2011)|
|Alma mater||ANU (BA)
University of Hong Kong (LLM)
University of Wollongong (GDLP)
Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum is Fiji's Attorney-General, Minister for Justice, Anti-Corruption, Public Enterprises, Industry, Investment, Tourism and Communications. He also served in the interim Government from 8 January 2007 to 9 April 2009.
Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum is the son of Sayed Abdul Khaiyum, a former member of Parliament and is the brother of former Fiji TV Journalist and current Fiji Broadcasting Corporation CEO Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum. He has a Masters degree in Law (University of Hong Kong), Bachelors in Law (University of New South Wales), a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (University of Wollongong) and a Bachelors in Political Science (Australian National University). He was a former senior legal officer in the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions. Sayed-Khaiyum was the General Manager Legal and Compliance and was the Company Secretary in the Colonial Group of Companies for five years immediately prior to his appointment in the Interim Government by the President of Fiji. He also worked with the law firm of Minter Ellison in Sydney. He was on the board of Transparency International Fiji and has been President of the Fiji Young Lawyers Association.
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