About Us

Our Vision

At Qiyas we aim to help individuals make smarter lifestyle choices so they may achieve vitality, immunity, mental acuity, and longevity. The road to optimal health will be personalized and unique for every individual. We focus on providing clients with the highest quality genetic testing and lifestyle coaching to help achieve their personal health goals.

Company Profile

Our team has over 100 years of collective experience in the health and wellness industry. We continue to help individuals to better their emotional and physical health. Qiyas uses state of the art technologies to bring wellness into the comfort of your palms. Our Research and Development team are continuously searching for the most effective lifestyle habits for individuals based on their ancestry, genetic make-up, and the current state of health. Our genetic testing is done at the McGill University research lab in Quebec, Canada.

Why Qiyas

The Qiyas genetic panel is the gold standard in the industry, and one of the leading functional tests available on the market. Hand picked and designed by Dr. Mansoor Mohammad, the Qiyas panel will give you insights that will change your life. Our coaches will be able to help you personalize your diet and exercise plan based on your genetic makeup. You will have a lifestyle coach that understands the complete you.

Our Mission

At Qiyas we aim to help individuals make smarter lifestyle choices so they may achieve vitality, immunity, mental acuity, and longevity. The road to optimal health will be personalized and unique for every individual. We focus on providing clients with the highest quality genetic testing and lifestyle coaching to help achieve their personal health goals.

Leadership Team

AJ Weir

Chief Research Officer & Co-founder

AJ Weir studied for his Masters degree in History of Medicine at Warwick University before winning a national scholarship to undertake his PhD at Oxford University. His focus is on historical changes in diet, activity, and health patterns in different cultures. For the past decade he has been working in the medical and healthcare industry, acting as a lead researcher for a number of genomic, healthcare, and technology companies.

Bilal Buttar

Chief Operating Officer & Co-founder

Bilal has over a decade of exercise experience and brings his educational background to the health and fitness industry. He holds a Bachelor and Master in Education and does an excellent job in combining his practical and theoretical knowledge of exercise and nutrition to motivate individuals to bring about positive lifestyle changes. Bilal is a certified coach from StrongFirst, Original Strength, and the Functional Movement System.

Syed Arshad

Chief Executive Officer & Co-founder

Syed Arshad is a seasoned senior professional with experience in management, technology and operations; and having industry experience in High Tech, Banking and Finance, Pharmaceutical, Consumer products and eCommerce. Syed Arshad was Lead Product Architect for multiple software products with ability to move from concept all the way up to finished product. He has a Bachelor of Engineering degree from Bangalore University.

Scientific Advisory Board

Dr. John Sullivan

Dr. John has over 30 years of clinical experience in helping people move better and live better. He believes in keeping the body strong through proper movement and a nutritious diet. At the young age of 72, Dr. John is one of the strongest members of the Qiyas team. He continues to live an active and vibrant lifestyle in Lafayette, Louisiana.

Dr. Mansoor Mohammad

Dr. Mohammad is a leader in personalized medicine and lifestyle genomics. He has dedicated his life to the study of how our genomic legacy can be used to help us live a healthy life. Combining his cutting edge research and clinical experience, Dr. Mohammad has helped thousands of individuals make correct lifestyle choices through his genetic tests followed by invaluable insights.

Dr. Saquib Lakhani

Dr. Saquib has an eclectic background. He practices pediatric critical care medicine on the faculty of Yale University, where he is the Clinical Director of a translational research program aimed at identifying genetic causes of rare diseases in children. A long-standing interest in nutrition and wellness led him to complete a fellowship in Integrative Medicine, which has been instrumental in shaping his lifestyle approach. Dr. Saquib practices what he preaches and is committed to making the world a healthier place.