Amin was born in 1976 to a Moroccan father and a Finnish mother. At the age of six, he started playing football, but abandoned the sport in favor of boxing when he was twelve. A childhood friend of his, Joni Turunen, also became a succesful amateur boxer.
- Record: 175 fights, 135 wins
- Finnish Champion: 1996, 1998, 1999.
- Tammer-tournament winner, GeeBee-tournament winner, Copenhagen Box Open-tournament winner, Karl Leman-tournament winner
- 1997 competed as a welterweight at the World Championships in Budapest. Results were:
- 1999 competed at the World Championships in Houston. Result was:
- Lost to Guillermo Saputo (Argentina) points
- 2001 competed as a light middleweight at the World Championships in Belfast. Results were: