He is currently a Senior Researcher and Director of Research Affairs Department at the International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance. He is the editor-in-chief of ISRA International Journal of Islamic Finance, member of the of Affin Islamic Bank Board of Directors, Shariah member of the Central Bank of Oman, Chairman of Affin Islamic Shariah committee, Shariah member of MNRB Retakaful, Shariah member of ISRA Consultancy institute and a registered Shariah Adviser with Securities Commission Malaysia.
Dr Said has published four books, five chapters in books and several articles in refereed journals. He has also presented several papers in international conferences including the International Fiqh Academy of the OIC and Islamic Fiqh Academy of Muslim World League. He conducted several trainings in Islamic law, Islamic banking and finance in Malaysia and abroad.