Mohd Akil is the Managing Director of Triways Travel Network (M) Sdn Bhd, a travel agent company. Prior to joining the family business, he was with Caltex Oil (M) Sdn Bhd in the Commercial Sales Department from 1992 to 1994. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree (B.Sc.) in Business Studies from Polytechnic of Sheffield, UK. Mohd Akil is very actively involved with many tourism related organizations, particularly the Malaysian Association of Travel & Tour Operators (MATTA), where he is serving as its Deputy President for the third consecutive term. Mohd Akil was a member of the Advisory Board of the Lufthansa City Centre International, Germany, and has been leading tours to various places like Istanbul, Izmir, Jeddah, Madinah, Mecca, Amman and Beijing. He currently sits as a member in the Islamic Tourism Centre Board of Trustees.