Assoc. Prof. Dr. Azman bin Mohd Noor is currently Deputy Dean (Academic and Student Affair) of Institute of Islamic Banking and Finance, International Islamic University Malaysia. He was previously the Head of Department, Department of Fiqh and Usul al-Fiqh, Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences, International Islamic University Malaysia (April 2014-August 2015). He has been lecturing in Islamic Jurisprudence and Islamic Finance at the same department since 2005.
He completed his degree in Islamic Law in 1997 at Islamic University of Madinah, Saudi Arabia. He did his MA in Islamic Criminal Law in 2000 at University Kebangsaan Malaysia (National University of Malaysia) and another MA in Muamalat (Islamic Law of Transactions) in 2001 at Department of Fiqh and Usul al-Fiqh, International Islamic University Malaysia. He obtained his Ph.D in Islamic Law in 2005 at University of Edinburgh, Scotland.
His areas of interests include Islamic law of Transactions, Islamic Banking and Capital Market, Takaful and Retakaful, Zakat Management and Calculation. He has been supervising MA and Phd students in the field of Islamic Banking and Capital Market at Department of Fiqh and Institute of Islamic Banking and Finance, IIUM since 2006.
Dr. Mohammad Mahbubi is currently the Head of Economics, Finance, Awqaf and Zakat cum Research Fellow at International Institute of Advanced Islamic Studies (IAIS) Malaysia. He did his CIFP with INCEIF in 2011 and completed his Ph.D in Islamic Banking and Finance in 2017 at International Islamic University Malaysia. He brings with him vast experience in the field of Islamic Banking and Finance, Fiqh Muamalat and Usul Fiqh.
Amongst his notable achievements are "Best Paper Award" at the 4th International Islamic Monetary Economic and Finance Conference and "Best Paper Presenter" at Shariah Economics Conference, from the University of Hannover, Germany.
Said Adekunle Mikail, PhD, is currently an ISRA researcher. He is Shariah Committee Member of BNP Paribas (Najmah) Malaysia Berhad. and Member of Advisory Committee of Expert (ACE) of TAJ Bank Ltd Nigeria. He is also a Shariah Consultant at ISRA International Consulting (ISRA Consulting) Sdn Bhd and I Consult Africa (PTY) Ltd. Ethical and Responsible Advisory, Cape Town, South Africa. He obtained his Bachelor Degree of Shariah from Islamic University of Madinah Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) in 2006, followed by Master of Comparative Laws and PhD (Law) from International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) in 2009 and 2013 respectively. His area of specialisation is Shariah and comparative laws and Islamic finance.