Prof. Dr. Ashraf Md. Hashim

Prof. Dr. Ashraf Md. Hashim

Deputy Chairman

 

 

Prof. Dr. Ashraf Md. Hashim is currently the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of ISRA Consultancy Sdn. Bhd., an Islamic finance consultancy firm. He is also a Professor at the International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF).

Prof. Dr. Ashraf Md. Hashim is currently: –

  • Deputy Chairman, Shariah Advisory Council of Bank Negara Malaysia
  • Member, Shariah Advisory Council of the Securities Commission of Malaysia
  • Chairman, Shariah Committee of Bursa Malaysia
  • Member, Muzakarah Jawatankuasa Fatwa, Majlis Kebangsaan Bagi Hal Ehwal Ugama Islam Malaysia
  • Member, Shariah Committee of Association of Islamic Banking Institutions Malaysia (AIBIM)
  • Chairman, Panel of Experts in Muamalat Matters, Jabatan Kemajuan Islam Malaysia (JAKIM)
  • Member, Shariah Committee of Lembaga Tabung Haji

He was also the Shariah Committee member of:

  • Al Rajhi Banking & Investment Corporation, Malaysia
  • Alliance Bank Group Malaysia
  • Syarikat Takaful Malaysia Berhad
  • Asean Retakaful International Limited
  • ACR Retakaful Malaysia

Globally, he holds the following positions:

  • Member, Shariah Committee of the International Islamic Liquidity Management (IILM)
  • Chairman, Noor Takaful (Nigeria)
  • Shariah Advisor, Basil REIT (Singapore)
  • Shariah Advisor, Sabana REIT (Singapore)
  • Member, Shariah Committee of Securus Data Centre (Singapore)
  • Member, Shariah Committee of ACR Retakaful (Bahrain)

Prior to joining the International Shariah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA), he was a lecturer at the Department of Fiqh and Usul Fiqh, Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences, International Islamic University Malaysia.

He was a Visiting Research Fellow of Chevening Fellowship Programme at the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, United Kingdom.

Education:

1999 Doctor of Philosophy in Islamic Law University of Birmingham, United Kingdom

1995 Masters in Fiqh and Usul Fiqh University of Jordan, Jordan

1991 Bachelor in Shariah Islamic University of Madinah, Saudi Arabia