Sheikh Saleh Al Talib was born in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in the year 1974 CE.
He got his early education in Riyadh. He graduated from Imam Saud University, Riyadh and got a Masters’s Degree in Comparative Islamic Jurisprudence. He also has a Masters’s Degree in International Law from George Town, Washington DC, USA.
Sheikh Talib also served as a Judge in the High Court of Makkah. He was appointed as the Imam and Khateeb of Masjid Al Haram in 2003
In July 2018, Sheikh Saleh Al Talib retired as Imam and Khateeb in Masjid Al Haram after leading is Final Salah on 13 July 2018.