Director General of Cambridge Institute of Islamic Finance, UK
Dr. Humayon Dar is the member of the AIFC Advisory Council on Islamic Finance. Heis a Cambridge economist, with a wide range of interests in development of financial services. With MPhil and PhD degrees from the University of Cambridge and with his current role, Director General of Cambridge Institute of Islamic Finance. Dr. Humayon Dar has also been a member of a number of Shari’ah advisory boards in the UK, Malaysia and the UAE.
After a decade-long academic career, Dr. Dar has spent more than 13 years in investment banking, financial advisory and advocacy. He has founded a number of industry-building initiatives to promote IBF in various parts of the world, including Global Islamic Finance Report, ISFIRE magazine, Global Islamic Finance Awards and etc.