Prof. Dr. Ashraf Md Hashim

Prof. Dr. Ashraf Md Hashim


Prof. Dr. Ashraf is the Chief Executive Officer of ISRA Consulting and a Senior Researcher at International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA) and a Professor at International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF). Prof. Ashraf currently sits on the Shariah Advisory Council of Bank Negara Malaysia (SAC BNM) as Deputy Chairman and the Shariah Advisory Council of Securities Commission Malaysia (SAC SC). He is also a member of Shari’ah Committee for International Islamic Liquidity Management Cooperation (IILM) and the Chairman of the Shariah Committee of Bursa Malaysia (Malaysia Exchange House). He also serves as member of National Fatwa Council of Malaysia. Dr. Ashraf is a registered Shari’ah adviser with Securities Commission Malaysia and advises REIT companies, particularly in Singapore.

He is also a member of Shari’ah Committee for Tabung Haji (Pilgrims Fund Board) and Association of Islamic Banking Institutions Malaysia (AIBIM). He is actively involved in many consultations related to Islamic finance in Malaysia and abroad, among others the Islamic Bank of Australia (Project) and Noor Takaful Nigeria (Chairman of Advisory Council of Experts). He was recently appointed as Chairman for Panel of Experts in Muamalat Matters under the Department of Islamic Development, Prime Minister’s Department Malaysia. Prof. Ashraf obtained his PhD (Islamic Law) from University of Birmingham, United Kingdom. His Masters in Fiqh and Usul Fiqh from University of Jordan and his BA in Shari’ah from Islamic University in Medina, Saudi Arabia. He is also a holder of Postgraduate Diploma in Shari’ah Law and Practice (DSLP) from International Islamic University Malaysia.

All sessions

Session 4: Artificial intelligence and Robo-Advisory: How Realistic is Their Application in Shariah Assurance and Islamic Wealth Management?

  • 2 December, 2020
  • 15:00 - 16:00

Shariah Perspective of E-wallet & Why Shariah-compliant E-Wallet?

  • 28 October, 2020
  • 10:45 - 11:30