ISRA Consulting, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Dr. Mahadi Ahmad

Dr. Mahadi Ahmad

Researcher, ISRA

He is a Researcher at International Shariʿah Research Academy For Islamic Finance (ISRA). Prior to joining ISRA he was a lecturer at International Institute of Islamic Banking and Finance, Bayero University Kano, Nigeria.

He was subsequently offered the ISRA Shariʿah Scholarship Award to pursue his Ph.D. programme in Law with specialization in Zakat and Waqf from Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM). He also obtained his Master of Comparative Laws from IIUM and Bachelor degree in Shariah from Kulliyyah of Shariʿah, Islamic University of Madinah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

He received award of the best graduating PhD Student in Ahmad Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws in 2016. He has published in refereed journals and presented papers at local and international conferences. He is consulted on issues of zakat and cash waqf within and outside Malaysia.

He is an Associate (senior) member of the Malaysian Chartered Institute of Islamic Finance Professionals 2016.