Hussain Hamed Hassan

 
Hussain Hamed Hassan
Dr Hussain Hamed Hassan hails from Egypt and is popularly known as “Father of Islamic Economics.”
 
Dr Hassan holds a Ph.D. from the Faculty of Shari’a, Al Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt; and a Masters in Comparative Jurisprudence and Diploma in Comparative Law (both of which are the equivalent of a PhD) from the International Institute of Comparative Law, University of New York, USA. He also holds a Masters in Comparative Juries, and Diplomas in Shari’ah and Private Law, from the University of Cairo; and an LL B in Shari’ah from Al Azhar University.
 
In his professional career, spanning over half a century, he has been a prominent scholar and teacher of universal dimensions, having established and chair Islamic universities and Islamic faculties in various parts of the world including, Makkah, Islamabad, Kazakhstan and Libya etc.
 
He has been adviser to the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan (at whose request he participated in preparing in constitution of Civil Codes framework for Kazakhstan in 1992 and Islamic Banking Law in 2008), President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Prime Minister of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan, President of the Islamic Conference of the Muslim World and General Secretary of the Muslim World League, Saudi Arabia.
 
Dr Hussain is also the president of the US Muslim Jurists Association. Dr Hussain is chairman, Shariah supervisory board of numerous Islamic financial institutions, including Dubai Islamic Bank, Emirates Islamic Bank, Sharjah Islamic Bank, Amlak, Tamweel, Liquidity Management Centre, AMAN Takaful Company, Islamic Development Bank, and others. In addition, Dr. Hassan is Chairman of the Assembly of Muslim Jurists, Washington, USA; a member of the European Islamic Board for Research & Consultation, Dublin, Ireland; and an Expert at the Union of Islamic Banks, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
 
He has converted conventional banks into Islamic besides conversion of DFM as the world's first Islamic stock exchange. Dr Hussain has given many landmark innovative products to the Islamic Finance industry, including World's First: Convertible Sukuk, Multiclass Sukuk, Securitization Sukuk, Currency and Rate Swaps, Personal Finance, IPO Finance, and others.
 

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