He is a trainer and Islamic finance expert. He is currently a Researcher at the International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA), Malaysia. He holds a Ph.D. in Islamic Finance and has clocked up 14 years of work experience in finance and banking consultancy. This includes his service at some European Investment Bank projects in the MENA region, and his work in the area of internal audit with several financial institutions. He has also conducted more than 50 training programs in Syria, Malaysia and Indonesia.
His current research areas are Islamic economics, Islamic microfinance, and Fintech. He was the project manager and chief editor of “Islamic Economics: Principles & Analysis” which is published by ISRA and officiated by the Malaysian Prime Minister, Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad by the beginning of 2019. He published several papers on Islamic fintech and participated as a speaker in several relevant events. He is currently taking a leading position in ISRA-Syscode blockchain project to strengthen the Sariah compliance of IFIs.