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Burhanuddin Lukman

Burhanuddin Lukman

head of Takaful Unit, ISRA

He is a researcher and the head of Takaful Unit at International Shariah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA).  He is a member of Shariah Advisory Council of Bank Negara Malaysia (Central Bank of Malaysia) since 2013. He is also a member of AAOIFI Shariah Committee for Malaysia.

He was a member of Shariah Board of Al-Rajhi Bank (Malaysia), Shariah Committee of Prudential BSN Takaful, Shariah Committee of several investment funds, cooperative companies and a specialists hospital.   Prior to joining ISRA, he was a lecturer at International Islamic University Malaysia for 20 years.

His study background is Shariah and fiqh muamalat, he got his first degree in Shariah from the Islamic University of Medina in 1993, and his masters in fiqh (Islamic Jurisprudence) from Al al-Bayt University Jordan in 2000.

His expertise and interest include areas relating to Islamic finance, banking, takaful (Islamic insurance), Islamic capital market, zakat, waqf and Shariah governance.