Dr Akram LalDin

Prof. Dr. Mohamad Akram is currently the Executive Director of International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA) and Professor at the International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF).


Mufti Hassan Ashraf Usmani is the great-grandson of the late Grand Mufti of Pakistan, Mufti Muhammad Shafi Usmani. He graduated as a Shariah Scholar and has specialised in Islamic Jurisprudence from Darul Ifta Mahd-at Tirmizi and conducted thesis-based research on Shariah rulings about possess from the same institute. He has done M Phill in Islamic Banking and Finance, and currently pursuing PhD in the same subject. He has incredible professional experience of serving as a Shariah consultant for various renowned companies.


Barrister Dr Huma Sodher is an accomplished expert with multi-jurisdictional and multifaceted legal and finance experience of Islamic Finance, Policymaking, Governance, Financial Advisory, Technology & Artificial Intelligence, Cross-border Financial Crimes, Legal and Regulatory Risk Management, Litigation, Investigation, Adjudication, Dispute Resolution, Compliance, Cross-border Regulatory Change Management, Talent Development, Research and Training in leadership Roles. She was honoured to be the first female Director Technical and Corporate Development of the AAOIFI.