Islamic Finance Awareness

Islamic Finance is a growing industry worldwide involving both Muslim and non-Muslim practitioners as well as customers.  There are various opinions as to what is Shariah compliant in the world of finance and what is not.  Here is an opportunity to learn from a local expert about various aspects of Islamic finance from the guiding sources to the available products.

Ashraf G. Ali is the Managing director of Capital Islamic Finance, LLC. and a Shariah Board member for University Islamic Financial, the first independent Islamic subsidiary of an American Bank (University Bank).

He is a seasoned professional with over 10 years in the Islamic finance industry with experience in commercial banking, investment banking, non-profit management, as well as academia. He holds a masters in Islamic finance practice from INCEIF (Malaysia), as well as bachelors degrees in both Finance (University of Maryland) and Islamic law (Umm Al Qura University), as well as certifications in Shariah Advisory and Auditing (CSAA - AAOIFI) as well as a treasury operations and dealing (ACI Dealing). He started his career with Ameen Housing in California as the head of operations and business development, then went on to run his own company in the field of Islamic commercial real estate investments in Atlanta. He also worked at the National Commercial Bank (Saudi Arabia) as a senior Sharia manager managing Shariah compliance and product development activities for a full suite of banking and investment products including: corporate finance, project finance, structured finance, treasury product, retail products, as well as capital market and investment funds activities. 


July 22, 2016 at 7:30pm - 10pm
Prince George's Muslim Association
9150 Lanham-Severn Rd
Lanham, MD 20706
United States
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