Hinan is an engineering graduate from National Institute of Technology, Srinagar and is currently working as a Junior Associate with CCS. He has been associated with various news portals, magazines and social organizations from time to time. Hinan is also a CCS iPolicy Graduate and an AMCAT certified analyst. His subjects of interest include politics, psychology and philosophy. He enjoys reading Camus, Dostoyevky, Rand, and Mises. Other than that, he takes French language classes in his free time and actively engages with people to gain newer perspectives.