Samir Alamad

Head of Sharia Compliance

Samir _AlamadSamir Alamad is a member of the Accounting and Auditing Organisation for Islamic Financial Institutions and is a Certified Sharia Advisor and Auditor. He advises the Bank as an internal representative of the Bank’s Sharia Supervisory Committee and undertakes regular Sharia compliance audits into the Bank’s operations.

He obtained an MA degree in Islamic Banking Finance and Management from Loughborough University and holds a Post-Graduate Diploma and BA in Islamic Studies from leading universities in Damascus.

Samir has extensive knowledge of Sharia law and Islamic commercial law and is experienced in their applications in Islamic banking and finance. He combines knowledge and experience of both Sharia and economics and finance and has delivered numerous trainings, workshops and lectures.