Pr Muhammad Yunus
Pr Muhammad Yunus, Nobel
Prize Winner, is a Bangladeshi social entrepreneur, banker, economist,
and civil society leader who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for
founding the Grameen Bank and pioneering the concepts of microcredit and
microfinance. In 2006, Yunus and the Grameen Bank were jointly awarded
the Nobel Peace Prize "for their efforts through microcredit to create
economic and social development from below".
H.E. Dr. Bandar M. H. Hajjar
H.E. Dr. Bandar M. H. Hajjar, President,
Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group, Dr. Hajjar received a Bachelor's
degree with First Class Honours in Economics and Political Science from
King Saud University, Riyadh, and a Master's degree in Economics from
Indiana University, USA. In 1982, he returned to Saudi Arabia, where he
worked as a lecturer for four years. In 1986, he attended Loughborough
University in the United Kingdom on a scholarship, where he received a
Ph.D. in Economics. His thesis, Financing Small Enterprises in the
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, argued that Islamic financing is appropriate
for small enterprises, which often lack collateral, administrative, and
HE Mohammed bin Abdullah AlJadaan
HE Mohammed bin Abdullah AlJadaan,
Chairman, Capital Market Authority, The Minister of Finance 30/1/1438 H
- 1/11/2016. Chairman of the Capital Market Authority (rank of
minister) 09/04/1436 H - 30/01/2015. Co-Founder and Managing partner of
Al-Jadaan & Partners Law Firm, in association with the Clifford
Chance, 1996 -2015. Deputy Head of Family and Community Medicine
Department (and other administrative positions) Riyadh - Military
Hospital , 1984 - 1994.
Mr. Mohammed bin Abdullah Elkuwaiz
Mr. Mohammed bin Abdullah Elkuwaiz, Vice Chairman, Capital
Market Authority, Co-Founder of Derayah Financial Corp., and has been
its Managing Director since 2006. Mr. El-Kuwaiz has over a decade of
experience in financial services, strategy, investments, corporate
governance and compliance. He served as a Consultant of McKinsey &
Company. While at McKinsey, he worked extensively with a number of
leading financial services clients, including Greenfield, developing and
mature companies, on formulating strategy.
Mrs Sarah Suhaimi
Mrs Sarah Suhaimi, CEO, National Commercial Bank (NCB) Capital.
Determinants of capital structure of Islamic and conventional commercial banks: Evidence from Pakistan
Zoya Khan, PhD Scholar, Bahria University, Islamabad, Pakistan.
Dr. Muhammad Yar Khan, Assisant Professor, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Wah Campus, Pakistan.
Ehsan Karim, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Wah Campus, Pakistan.
Comparative Efficiency Analysis of Conventional and Islamic Insurance Companies in MENA Region
Rasha M Obaid, Masters in Islamic Finance Student, Effat University
Dr. Rozina Shaheen, Assistant Professor, College of Business, Effat University.