Khairil has been an international banker for over 27 years, where the past 18 years has been in Islamic Finance. Over the course of his career as a banker, Khairil has had a significant exposure and experience across a multitude of area including wholesale banking, syndications, trade finance, debt and capital market, asset management, retail banking, cash management, banking operation, system implementation and product management to name a few.
Hilmi Hithir has MBA (Islamic Banking & Finance) from the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) and a Bachelor of Commerce and Management from Lincoln University of New Zealand. With over 15 years working experience with CIMB, Development Bank of Malaysia, Al Rajhi Bank and Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi-UFJ and working experience in Singapore and Saudi Arabia, he specializes in project finance, syndication and Islamic banking.
Apart from his financial analyses expertise, Zakariya Othman’s strong people and change management skills are indeed essential in business advisory and training. His strong analytical and critical thinking skills, having had years of experience with proven track records of senior management have attracted the Saudi Government to appoint him to take the lead in the establishment of the first Saudi Domestic rating agency in Riyadh. An ACCA-qualified, he is currently pursuing his Masters in Islamic Finance at INCEIF.