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hussainHussein Hamed Hassan Ph.D
Chairman of the Board

Hussein Hamid Hassan is considered as the father of Islamic finance. He received his PhD from the faculty of Sharia at the Al Azhar University in Cairo in 1965 and holds two degrees in law from the International Institute of Comparative Law, University of New York. He chairs the Sharia Supervisory Committee of many Islamic banks in the Middle East, and has advised several governments.

An expert in Law, he had been the attorney general for the government of Egypt between 1969 and 1970. He has advised several governments in the Middle East and CIS countries on establishment of Islamic Finance Institutions. According to Mr Hassan, Islamic financing is the most equitable form of financing since it enables the creation of wealth without fueling inflation or stoking a financial crisis.

 

salousAli Ahmad Al Salous Ph.D
First Deputy

He specializes in economy and regarded as an expert in the field of Islamic finance. He was granted his Doctor’s degree in Shariah in 1975 from the University of Cairo. He is currently a professor of Jurisprudence in the Shariah Department of the University of Qatar and is considered a world expert in economy and jurisprudence. He is a member of the Jurisprudence Committee of the World Islamic League, Mecca, Saudi Arabia.
 
 

wahbahWahbah Moustafa Al Zoheily Ph.D
Second Deputy

Previously, the shaykh assumed various prominent positions some of which were: Professor in the Faculty of Legislation and Law at Al-Azhar University, Professor at Umm Al Qura University, a visiting professor in the Institute of Arabic and Islamic Sciences in Washington DC., President of the American Open University and a VP to its Board of Trustees.
Currently, the shaykh is the President of the Sharia Academy and the Secretary General for the Assembly of Muslim Jurists in America.
 
 

salah alsawaySalah Alsawy Ph.D
General Secretary

Previously, the shaykh assumed various prominent positions some of which were: Professor in the Faculty of Legislation and Law at Al-Azhar University, Professor at Umm Al Qura University, a visiting professor in the Institute of Arabic and Islamic Sciences in Washington DC., President of the American Open University and a VP to its Board of Trustees.
Currently, the shaykh is the President of Mishkah University and the Secretary General for the Assembly of Muslim Jurists in America.

nophotoAlSayed AbdulHalim Ph.D
Assistant Secretary General

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nophotoSadeq AlHasan
Assistant Secretary General

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