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.
Khairi has 22 years of Islamic finance exposure across diverse customer segments; ranging from consumer to commercial, corporate as well as treasury and investment banking. His notable engagements include product development and management, advisory services as well execution of investment mandates. Khairi was attached with several Malaysian establishments such as Al Rajhi Bank Malaysia, HSBC Amanah and the Islamic Banking and Finance Institute Malaysia (IBFIM). His last post held was as head of capital market, Bank Al Bilad, one of the full-fledged Islamic bank in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
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.