NUR SHAIRA MOHD YUSOFF
Head, Islamic Finance Consultancy
Email: [email protected]
She is currently the Head of Islamic Finance Consultancy Unit cum Consultant at ISRA Consulting. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Islamic Finance and Banking from Selangor International Islamic University College in 2014 and obtained her Master of Islamic Economics from the National University of Malaysia in 2020. Prior to being a consultant, she has served International Shariah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA) as an Executive and a Research Assistant since 2015.
She has experience in performing review and audit legal documentation, product structuring for various financial and non-financial institutions, and analyzing stocks from REITs, ETFs, and equities, locally and globally. Aside from that, she has been actively involved in developing professional training content and coordinating training events and study visits for international participants. She is also involved in coordinating and participating in research projects focusing on the area of waqf Sukuk, Islamic banking and takaful, risk management, and governance. Her research paper for her Masters of Islamic Economics focused on the Significance of Governance and Regulatory Framework in Waqf Institutions in various jurisdictions including Malaysia, Singapore, and Turkey. Among others, she has been administering business development with local and global clients aside from designing and creating business proposals for ISRA Consulting.