Managing director of DVA Consulting, Malaysia
Daud Vicary Abdullah is the Chairman of AIFC Advisory Council on Islamic Finance. He is the former president and CEO of INCEIF, the Global University of Islamic Finance. Since 2002, he has focused exclusively on Islamic finance where he contributed to a number of books on the subject and co-authored a book on Islamic finance entitled Islamic Finance: Why it Makes Sense. He is also a frequent speaker and commentator on matters relating to Islamic finance.
Daud was the global Islamic finance leader with Deloitte. He also held positions as CEO of two Islamic Banks in Malaysia. Currently, Daud is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Responsible Finance & Investment Foundation, Chairman of the Advisory Board on Islamic finance at the AIFC and a consultant to the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.