Prof. Dr. Asmadi Mohamed Naim

Prof. Dr. Asmadi Mohamed Naim




Prof. Dr. Asmadi Mohamed Naim is the Dean of the Islamic Business School (IBS), College of Business, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM)

Prof. Dr. Asmadi Mohamed Naim is currently a member of:

  • Shariah Advisory Council of Bank Negara Malaysia
  • Shariah Advisory Council of the Securities Commission of Malaysia
  • Securities Commission of Malaysia Registered Shariah Advisor for the Islamic capital market
  • Grand Council of Chartered Institute of Islamic Finance Professionals from 2015
  • Muamalat Expert Committee of Jabatan Kemajuan Islam Malaysia (JAKIM)

He was a member of:

  • Shariah Committee member for Hong Leong Islamic Bank Berhad and Hong Leong MSIG Takaful Berhad
  • Ministry of Higher Education Committee of Malaysia for Islamic Finance Takaful and Muamalat Administration Curriculum from 2010- 2012

Globally, he is currently a Shariah Advisor for Edbiz Consulting Ltd, a UK-based Islamic finance consultancy company.

He has been honoured with:

  • “Education Leadership Award”, by 5th Asia Education Excellence Awards (2014)
  • “National Award for Best Writer for Consumer Affairs (magazine criteria)”, Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs and Malaysian Press Institute (2003)

He has played instrumental roles in guiding the IBS to obtain GIFA awards (2013, 2016 and 2017).



  • 2010 Chartered Islamic Finance Professional International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF)
  • 2004 Doctor of Philosophy in Fiqh and Usul al-Fiqh International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)
  • 1999 Masters in Fiqh and Usul Fiqh IIUM
  • 1997 Bachelor in Jurisprudence and Legislation University of Jordan