Translation

ISRA Consultancy Sdn. Bhd. provides translation services ranging from simple Islamic banking documents to sophisticated documents such as fatwas and legal documentation that require sound Islamic finance background with high mastery of multiple languages to come up with the highest quality of translation and refined by precise proofreading. Our in-house and global network of qualified…

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Training

ISRA Consultancy Sdn. Bhd. plays important role in the development of professional human capital in Islamic finance globally by providing up-to-date quality Shari’ah training programme that highlight pertinent Shari’ah issues on Islamic financial products and services. These training programme are offered in three main areas: in-house training programme, specific training provided to clients to further…

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Research

ISRA Consultancy Sdn. Bhd. has accumulated extensive experience and in-depth skills and knowledge in providing Shari’ah research services to clients. It is noteworthy that the researchers who are commissioned by ISRA Consultancy Sdn. Bhd. are not only competent in the theory of Islamic finance but are also actively involved in the Islamic finance industry as…

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Advisory

ISRA Consultancy Sdn. Bhd. has accumulated extensive experience and in-depth skills and knowledge in providing Shari’ah advisory services to clients. Some of the Shari’ah advisory services include: – » Product structuring and development » Shari’ah views on Islamic finance, including but not limited to the following industries: Islamic financial institutions (IFIs), standard-setting bodies, commercial real-estate companies,…

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Nur Shaira Mohd Yusoff

Executive

She represents the fresh talented generation of Islamic Finance expert in the making. She attained her Bachelor of Islamic Finance and Banking from the International Islamic University College Selangor (KUIS). Upon graduation, she joined the International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA) as an Industrial trainee in November 2014. During her training period, she…

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Dr. Omar Ahmad Kachkar

Researcher

Omar holds a phd in Business Administration ( Islamic Finance) from the International Islamic university Malaysia IIUM, MA in Islamic Banking, Finance and Management Loughborough Univerity UK, Diploma in Islamic Studies (al-Fateh Islamic Institute) (Damascus) B.A (Shari’ah) Al-Azhar University (Cairo). He did a placement Job as a product manager in the Islamic Bank of Britain…

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Mohd Bahroddin Badri

Researcher

Mohd Bahroddin Badri is currently Researcher at International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA) and Manager at ISRA Consultancy Sdn. Bhd. Prior joining ISRA, he was a former Lecturer at the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM). At present, Mohd Bahroddin Badri also serves as Shari’ah Advisor for Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad (CGC) and…

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Nor Aizar Abu Bakar

Manager, Administration and Finance

She is currently the Manager, Administration and Finance at ISRA Consultancy Sdn. Bhd. She attained her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of the Pacific, Stockton, California, USA. She has more than 20 years of working experience in private education in Malaysia. During this period of time, she gained vast experience in…

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Mazrul Shahir Md. Zuki

Manager, Shari’ah Consultant

Mazrul Shahir Md. Zuki holds a Bachelor Degree of Arts and Education, majoring in Islamic studies, from the University of Saba’, Republic of Yemen. He also completed his Master’s Degree in Islamic Banking, Finance and Management from University of Gloucestershire, UK. In January 2012, he joined International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (“ISRA”) as…

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Prof. Dr. Mohamad Akram Laldin

Executive Director, ISRA

Prof. Dr. Mohamad Akram Laldin is currently: Member, Shariah Advisory Council of Bank Negara Malaysia, Member, Shariah Advisory Committee of the Employees’ Provident Fund Member, Shariah Supervisory Council of the Labuan Financial Services Authority Globally, he holds the following positions: Chairman, Shariah Board of the Maldives Monetary Authority Member, Shariah Advisory Board of Yasaar Limited…

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Prof. Dr. Ashraf Md. Hashim

CEO ISRA Consultancy

Prof. Dr. Ashraf Md. Hashim is currently: Deputy Chairman, Shariah Advisory Council of Bank Negara Malaysia Member, Shariah Advisory Council of the Securities Commission of Malaysia Chairman, Shariah Committee of Bursa Malaysia Member, Muzakarah Jawatankuasa Fatwa, Majlis Kebangsaan Bagi Hal Ehwal Ugama Islam Malaysia Member, Shariah Committee of Association of Islamic Banking Institutions Malaysia (AIBIM)…

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Prof. Dr. Zulkarnain Muhamad Sori

Professor of Accounting, INCEIF

Professional Certifications: Certified Financial Accountant, Chartered Management Institute (United Kingdom), Since (Since July 2005). Certified Professional Trainer, 0180, Since (Since 2010), Malaysian Institute of Management. Chartered Accountant, 14978, Since (Since 1999), Malaysian Institute of Accountants. Certified Training Professional, Finance Accreditation Agency, 2015 Certified Professional Trainer, Malaysian Institute of Management, 2011 Certified Trainer, Perbadanan Sumber Manusia…

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Abdulkader Thomas

President & CEO SHAPE Consultant

Experience: Director Alkhabeer Capital (2007 – Present) External Consultant, University Bank (2003 – Present) General Manager, New York Branch, United Bank of Kuwait (Oct 1995 – May 2000) Head of Real Estate & Project Finance, Sumitomo Bank (1990 – 1995) Based in Kuwait, Abdulkader has over 35 years of diversified financial services experience in major markets including…

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Othman Abdullah

CEO Islamic Banking & Innovative Services, Silverlake

Experience: Director, GI Solutions Gateway Sdn Bhd (Nov 2011 – Present) Managing Director of Islamic Banking, Silverlake (May 2010 – Present) Executive Vice President, Silverlake System Sdn Bhd (Aug 2007 – Apr 2010) Senior Manager, IT Application, Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad (Jan 2007 – July 2007) Vice President, Silverlake System Sdn Bhd (Apr 2000 –…

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Sharifah Sarah Syed Mohamed Tahir

Head Strategy & Corporate Development Director, Human Capital, Maybank

Experience: Head of Strategy & Director of Human Capital, Group Global Banking, Maybank (May 2016 – Present) Board of Commissioner, PT Maybank Asset Management (2017 – Present) Chief Risk Officer, Maybank Islamic (2015 – 2016) Head of Strategy & Finance, Maybank Islamic (2011 – 2015) She is currently the person responsible for delivering profit and…

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