Minister of Awqaf (Religious Endowments): Dr. Mohammad Abdul-Sattar al-Sayyed
- Born in Tartus,1958.
- Holds University Degree in Economy and Trade, and PhD in Islamic Studies from Damascus University.
- Director of Religious Endowments and the Mufti of Tartous Province from 1985 to 2002.
- Assistant Minister of Endowments for Religious Affairs, 2002.
- He has a lot of religious studies and gave many social and religious lectures.
- Participated in many Islamic conferences.
- Married with three children.