Executive Board member of the Hajj Pilgrims Funds Management Agency, Indonesia
Dr. Hurriyah El Islamyis the member of the AIFC Advisory Council on Islamic Finance. She is the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Expert in Islamic Finance, named as one of the best Islamic economy activists by the Bank of Indonesia. Dr. Hurriyah is also Shariah Board Member and Strategic Advisor of Islamic Fintech Alliance and was the Head of Professional Development in AAOIFI prior to which she served as AAOIFI Shari’ah Central Board Working Group member. With over eighteen years of experience globally, she served, among others, as Director, Group Head Shari’ah and Governance and Islamic Banking and Capital Markets of CIMB Group; Director, Head of Legal Capinnova Investment Bank; Head of AML and Compliance and Legal Counsel Kuwait Finance House Bahrain; Chairperson, Audit and Legal Committee of Bahrain Associations of Banks.
Dr. Hurriyah was trained in negotiation and leadership by Harvard Law School, received multiple academic awards including from the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, graduated as the Best Overall LLB student from International Islamic University Malaysia, wrote multiple publications in several disciplines including Islamic finance and legal framework.