Sheikh Hussain Yee is a Malaysian national of Chinese descent, born into a Buddhist family and embraced Islam at the age of 18 in 1968.

He pursued further studies at the Islamic University of Madinah in Saudi Arabia majoring in Hadith. He also studied under one of the great scholars on Hadith of his time, Shaikh Muhammad Nasiruddin Al-Albani.

Sheikh Hussain Yee is the President of Pertubuhan Al- Khaadem and a well-known personality in the Islamic world. He gives regular lectures in the Asia Pacific region and is a regular on Peace TV.