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Islamic economy a major growth driver with potential value of $7 trillion by 2020
The Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre (DIEDC) was established to develop and promote Dubai as the global capital of the Islamic economy. The Prospect Group spoke with M...
Securities Commission of Malaysia’s Dato’ Dr. Abdul Halim bin Ismail on the third sector
Dato’ Dr. Abdul Halim bin Ismail is a Member of the Shariah Advisory Council of the Securities Commission of Malaysia and the recipient of the 2014 Royal Award for Islamic F...
Hong Leong Islamic Bank CEO on pitching the concept of Islamic banking to a global audience
Raja Teh Maimunah is the CEO of Hong Leong Islamic Bank, part of the Hong Leong Financial Group. She spoke with The Prospect Group about bringing the concept and principles of...
Maybank Islamic Bank CEO Muzaffar Hisham on Islamic financial services in Malaysia and beyond
Muzaffar Hisham is the CEO of Maybank Islamic Bank, the third largest Islamic bank in the world. He spoke with The Prospect Group about Maybank’s role in Islamic financial s...
Hong Leong Islamic Bank CEO on the banks activities & Malaysia’s Islamic financial services sector
Raja Teh Maimunah is the CEO of Hong Leong Islamic Bank, part of the Hong Leong Financial Group. She spoke with The Prospect Group about Hong Leong Islamic Bank’s activities...
Dubai Islamic Bank CEO Adnan Chilwan on the importance of innovation in the Islamic economy
Adnan Chilwan is the CEO of Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB), the largest Islamic bank in the UAE by assets. He spoke with The Prospect Group about Dubai’s ambition to become the gl...
Maybank Islamic Bank CEO Muzaffar Hisham on the 10th World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF)
Muzaffar Hisham is the CEO of Maybank Islamic Bank. He spoke with The Prospect Group about his outlook for Islamic financial services globally, the theme of the 10th annual WI...
Ernst & Young (E&Y) Islamic Banking Centre of Excellence Executive Manager Sohaib Umar on the introduction of Islamic financial services in Oman
Sohaib Umar is the Executive Manager of Ernst & Young’s Global Islamic Banking Centre of Excellence, a specialist team which caters to the specific needs of both Islamic and...
Islamic Development Bank (IDB) President Ahmad Mohamed Ali Al Madani on IDB’s programs and policies
Ahmad Mohamed Ali Al Madani is the President of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB). He spoke with The Prospect Group about the balance between the bank’s financial return an...
Bank Nizwa CEO Jamil Ak El Jaroudi on the establishment of Bank Nizwa
Jamil Ak El Jaroudi is the CEO of Bank Nizwa, which will be Oman's first dedicated Islamic bank providing all Shari'a compliant products and services. He spoke with The Prospe...
Asian Finance Bank CEO Mohamed Azahari Kamil on remaining competitive in a crowded banking sector
Datuk Mohamed Azahari Kamil is the CEO of Asian Finance Bank Berhad, which is one of the three Asian foreign Islamic Banks that has been granted a license by Bank Negara Malay...
Bank Muamalat Chairman Mohd Munir Abdul Majid on the conventional & Islamic banking sectors in Malaysia
Tan Sri Dato’ Dr. Mohd Munir Abdul Majid is the Chairman of Bank Muamalat, a Malaysian Islamic wholesale and commercial bank. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the Isla...
Bait Al-Mashura Finance Consultations Managing Director & CEO Osama Al-Dereai on Islamic financial services
Osama Al-Dereai is the Managing Director and CEO of Bait Al-Mashura Finance Consultations, a company providing consultative services to the Islamic finance industry. He spoke ...
Al Hilal Bank Group CEO Mohamed Jamil Berro on the state of the banking sector in the UAE
Mohamed Jamil Berro is the Group CEO of Al Hilal Bank, an Islamic bank owned by the UAE Government. He spoke with The Prospect Group about new legislation, projections for bon...