Prof. Dr. Mohamad Akram Laldin

Prof. Dr. Mohamad Akram Laldin

Malaysia

Biography

Prof. Dr. Mohamad Akram is currently the Executive Director of International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA) and Professor at International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF).

Prior to joining ISRA, he was an Assistant Professor at the Kulliyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences, International Islamic University, Malaysia (IIUM).

In the period 2002-2004, he was a visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

Presently, he is a Member of Bank Negara Malaysia Shari’ah Advisory Council, Chairman of Shari’ah Board of Employees Provident Fund Malaysia (EPF), Member of Shariah Supervisory Council of Labuan Financial Services Authority (FSA), Member of Shariah Advisory Board ZI Shariah Advisory, Member of Shariah Advisor of Dar Al Takaful, Dubai, Member of Shariah Advisory Board, Eco Islamic Bank, Republic of Kyrgstan, Member of Shariah Advisory Council International Islamic Financial Market (IIFM),Bahrain, Member of Shariah Advisor of National Takaful Company PSC, Watania, Abu Dhabi, Member Financial Regulation Advisory Council of Experts (FRACE), Central Bank of Nigeria, Member of The Panel of Recognized International Market Experts in Finance (“P.R.I.M.E. Finance”) and other Boards locally and internationally.

Prof. Akram holds a B.A. Honours degree in Islamic Jurisprudence and Legislation from the University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan and a Ph.D. in Principles of Islamic Jurisprudence (Usul al-Fiqh) from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom.

He has presented many papers related to Islamic Banking and Finance and other Fiqh topics at national and International level and has conducted many training sessions particularly on Islamic Banking and Finance for different sectors since 1999.

Prof. Akram is also registered Shariah Advisor for Islamic Securities with the Securities Commission of Malaysia and has acted as Shariah advisor in the issuance of several sukuks.

In addition, he is also prolific author of academic works specifically in the areas of Islamic Banking and Finance. He is the recipient of Zaki Badawi Award for Excellence in Shariah Advisory and Research. Recipient of the Most Outstanding Individual Contribution to Islamic Finance during KLIFF 2016 organised by CERT and recently one of the recipients of Malaysia’s 2017/1439H Islamic Personality Award given annually on the occasion of the birthday of the Prophet (peace be upon him).

 


 

Professor Dr. Mohamad Akram Laldin, merupakan Pengarah Eksekutif Akademi Penyelidikan Syariah Antarabangsa dalam Kewangan Islam (ISRA). Beliau memperolehi Ijazah Sarjana Muda Kepujian Perundangan Islam dan Usul Fiqh dari Universiti Jordan, Amman, Jordan dan Ijazah Kedoktoran Usul Fiqh dari Universiti Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom.

Dr. Mohamad Akram mempunyai pengalaman luas dalam bidang penyelidikan kewangan Islam dan bergiat aktif dalam pembangunan global kewangan Islam menerusi keanggotaan beliau dalam beberapa Jawatankuasa Syariah. Beliau sering membentangkan kertas kerja berhubung dengan perbankan dan kewangan Islam di dalam dan di luar negara. Beliau kini adalah Ahli Majlis Penasihat Syariah Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), Pengerusi Majlis Penasihat Syariah Kumpulan Wang Simpanan Pekerja (KWSP), Ahli Lembaga Pemegang Amanah Yayasan Pembangunan Ekonomi Islam Malaysia (YAPEIM), Ahli Majlis Penasihat Syariah International Islamic Financial Market Bahrain, Ahli Majlis Penasihat Syariah Labuan Financial Services Authority (FSA), Ahli Penasihat Syariah Dar Al Takaful Dubai, Ahli Lembaga Penasihat Syariah Eco Islamic Bank, Republic of Kyrgstan, Ahli Penasihat Syariah Watania Takaful Abu Dhabi, Panel Pakar Pasaran Antarabangsa yang Diiktiraf dalam Industri Kewangan (P.R.I.M.E Finance) dan lembaga lain di dalam dan di luar negara.

Dalam tempoh daripada 2002-2004, beliau dilantik sebagai Penolong Profesor Pelawat di Universiti of Sharjah, Sharjah, Emeriah Arab Bersatu. Beliau banyak menghasilkan penulisan akademik, khususnya di dalam bidang Perbankan dan Kewangan Islam. Beliau juga adalah penerima Anugerah Zaki Badawi 2010 untuk “Excellent in Shari’ah Advisory and Research”, Anugerah “Most Outstanding Individual Contribution to Islamic Finance” KLIFF 2016 dan penerima Anugerah Tokoh Maulidur Rasul Peringkat Kebangsaan Kerajaan Malaysia 2017.

All sessions

Welcoming Remarks

  • 1 December, 2020
  • 14:05 - 14:30

الكلمة الترحيبية

  • 10 November, 2020
  • 13:35 - 13:45

Ucapan Alu-aluan: Yang Berbahagia, Prof. Dr. Mohamad Akram Laldin, Pengarah Eksekutif, ISRA

  • 13 October, 2020
  • 09:55 - 10:00
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