Mufti Muhammad Zahid is a renowned personality in the field of Shariah having a long association of 29 years while serving as a teacher in various branches of Islam & Arabic language, Vice President of Jamia Imdadia Faisalabad and member of its Dar-ul-Ifta since 1989.
Mufti Muhammad Zahid is working as General Secretary Centre for Islamic Economics, Faisalabad, Member Regional Focus Group on Islamic Banking State Bank of Pakistan, Member Shariah advisory cell International Islamic University Islamabad, Member Executive Committee International League of Islamic Literature (رابطة الأدب الإسلامي العالمية) Pakistan Chapter, External Examiner for viva-voce of thesis of LLM (M. Phil.), Faculty of Sharia & Law, International Islamic University, Islamabad, Member Board of Studies Faculty of Sharia & Law (Dep. Islamic Law) International Islamic University Islamabad, Member Ulema Board PIPS (Pak Institute for Peace studies), Member consultancy group Centre for Islamic Business Riphah International University, Chairman of the Shariah Supervisory Committee of Bank of Khyber and Chairman Shariah Board of Askari Bank Limited and Shariah Board Member of MCB-Arif Habib Islamic Fund.
Mufti Muhammad Zahid has authored various publications including (اسلامی بینکاری کی بنیادیں) (translation from English to Urdu of the work of Mufti Muhammad Taqi Usmani).
Mufti Muhammad Zahid holds Shahadh Al-Alamiyyah (شهادة العالمية ) from Wifaq-ul-Madaris, Al- Arabiyyah Pakistan and Masters Degree in Arabic from International Islamic University, Islamabad.