Fatwa & Sharia Supervisory Board
An independent Fatwa & Sharia Supervisory Board approves all ADCB Islamic Banking products and services. ADCB Islamic Banking offers you peace of mind as each product or service we offer, carries Fatwa Certificate (pronouncement) which is signed by the Chairman of the Fatwa & Sharia Supervisory Board.
The Fatwa & Sharia Supervisory Board comprises of the following renowned Sharia scholars:
Professor Jassem Al Shamsi, Chairman
Professor Jassem is the first Emirati Sharia scholar to lead ADCB Islamic Banking as the Chairman of Fatwa & Sharia Supervisory Board. He served as Dean of the College of Sharia and Law, UAE University. Moreover, he chairs or is a member of many Fatwa & Sharia Supervisory Boards for Islamic Banks / Windows and Financial Institutions.
Dr. Nizam Yaqubi, Executive Member
Dr. Nizam is one of the most prominent Sharia scholars and is recognized globally since he chairs or is a Fatwa & Sharia Supervisory Board member of several regional and global Islamic Banks / Windows and Financial Institutions.
Dr. Humayon Dar, Member
Dr. Dar specialized in Islamic economics and a PhD holder from University of Cambridge, UK. He is Fatwa & Sharia Supervisory Board member of several Islamic banks and Financial Institutions as well as other relevant bodies.
Mr. Kamran Khalid Sherwani, Secretary
Mr. Kamran received degree in Sharia and Law from International Islamic University. He was Sharia advisor in major Islamic banks. Now he is Head of ADCB Islamic Banking’s Sharia Advisory, Compliance and Quality Control.
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