The Congress tagged “ Responding to Headwinds and refreshing the vision for Islamic Finance was organised by Ethico Live Team and took place over two days in Intercontinental Singapore from the
The keynote address was given by H.H. Sheikh Salman bin Khalifa Al Khalifa Special Envoy ‐ Kingdom of Bahrain on ‘Strengthening Business and Investment Ties Between Asia and the Middle East – A New Era of Opportunity ’
DDCAP (DIFC) Limited Director Cassim Docrat was among the panellists on the session ‘Connecting Markets: Developing a Cross‐Border Market for Islamic Finance.’ Other panellists include Ariff Sultan Regional Director, Asia IdealRating Inc., Abas A. Jalil CEo Amanah Capital Group Limited, Moinuddin Malim Managing Partner Alternative International Management Services.
Other speakers at the congress include but not limited to Omar Selim, CEO of Arabesque, Ijlal Alvi CEO, IIFM, Dr. Mahmoud Mohieldin Senior Vice President of the 2030 Development Agenda United Nations Relations and Partnerships The World Bank Group, Rushdi Siddiqui Co‐Founder & CEO Zilzar, Umar Munshi Head Ethis Real Estate Crowdfunding, Asit K Biswas Visiting Professor Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Mohamad Safri Shahul Hamid Senior Managing Director & Deputy Chief Execu(ve Officer CIMB Islamic, Raja Teh Maimunah Managing Director / CEO Hong Leong Islamic Bank Berhad amongst others.
The Islamic Banking & Investment Asia/Middle East Congress 2016 focuses on integrating leading players from Asia and the Middle East to engage and collaborate on the opportunities in the region and by extension attention from mainland China and Indonesia.