ISRA Consulting, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
+603 7651 4242

Dr. Tuan Badrul Hisyam Tuan Soh

Dr. Tuan Badrul Hisyam bin Tuan Soh

Consultant

He is currently a Consultant at ISRA Consulting, the Shariah consultancy arm of the International Shariah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA), an affiliate of the Central Bank of Malaysia. He also serves as a Shariah Committee Member of MyEG Islamic Finance Sdn. Bhd.

As a consultant and Shariah advisor, he provides extensive Shariah consultancy and advisory services as well as performing Shariah review and audit to various international and local financial institutions. Prior to this, he had served numbers of Islamic financial institutions including the Securities Commission of Malaysia as a Shariah officer where Islamic capital market (particularly Sukuk) and wholesale banking (corporate) have become his forte. Currently he involves in formulating modules for international- level training in Islamic finance for corporate leaders.

He holds PhD in Law from Newcastle Law School, United Kingdom where he conducted a doctoral research pertaining to Musharakah (Profit and Loss Partnership) and its compatibility with the Malaysian legal and regulatory framework. He obtained LL.M (Master of Law) in Islamic Banking and Finance from the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) and Bachelor of Judicial Studies and Laws (majoring in Shariah) from Umm al-Qura University, Makkah al-Mukarramah. He is also a fellow of Certified Shariah Adviser and Auditor (CSAA), AAOIFI and a Shariah legal counsel for the Shariah High Courts of the Federal Territories of Malaysia. Among his published articles is Hibah of Tabung Haji Deposit Account: The Implication of Its Continuous Practice and Some Recommendations (International Journal of Business, Economics and Law Vol.15, April 2018).

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