Wednesday, 13th November 2019 Amanie Screening Solutions  

Shariah Supervisory Board

Amanie’s credibility and acceptance within the global Islamic community is based on the strength of its Shari'ah Board, which is composed of four internationally-renowned Shari'ah scholars. The Shari'ah Board is empowered to develop rules and practices relating to Islamic financial products and services that are in accordance with Islamic principles.

The members of Amanie's Shari'ah Board are:

Dr. Mohamed Ali Elgari – Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Mohamed Ali Elgari is a Professor of Islamic Economics and the former Director of the Centre for Research in Islamic Economics at King Abdul Aziz University in Saudi Arabia. Dr Ali Elgari is an advisor to several Islamic financial institutions throughout the world and is also on the Shariah board of the Dow Jones Islamic index. He is also a member of the Islamic Fiqh* Academy as well as the Islamic Accounting & Auditing Organisation for Islamic Financial Institution (AAIOFI).Dr Elgari has written several books on Islamic banking. He graduated from the University of California with a Ph.D in Economics.

Dr. Muhammad Amin Ali Qattan- Kuwait

Dr. Qattan has a Ph.D. in Islamic Banking from Birmingham University and is himself a lecturer as well as a prolific author of texts and articles on Islamic economics and finance. He is currently the Director of Islamic Economics Unit, Centre of Excellence in Management at Kuwait University. Dr Qattan also serves as the Shariah advisor to many reputable institutions such as Ratings Intelligence, Standard & Poors Shariah Indices, Al Fajer Retakaful amongst others. He is a highly regarded Shariah Scholar and is based in Kuwait.

Dr. Mohd Daud Bakar- Malaysia

Dr. Mohd Daud Bakar is currently the Chairman of the Shariah Advisory Council at the Central Bank of Malaysia. Dr. Bakar was previously the Deputy Rector (Student Affairs and Development) at the International Islamic University Malaysia. Dr. Bakar is a Shariah board member of various financial institutions, including the Accounting and Auditing Organisation for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI) (Bahrain), The International Islamic Financial Market (Bahrain), The Securities Commission of Malaysia, Morgan Stanley (Dubai), Bank of London and Middle East (London) amongst many others.

Dr. Osama Al Dereai- Qatar

Dr Osama Al Dereai is a Shariah scholar from Qatar. He has extensive experience in teaching, consulting and research in the field of Islamic finance. He received his Bachelor's degree specializing in the Science of Hadeth Al Sharef from the prestigious Islamic University of Madinah. Dr Al Dereai obtained his Masters degree from the International Islamic University (Malaysia) and was later conferred his Doctorate in Islamic Transactions from the University of Malaya. Dr Al Dereai is a Shariah board member of various financial institutions which include the First Leasing Company, Barwa Bank, First Investment Company and Ghanim Al Saad Group of Companies amongst others.



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