Director, Center for Islamic Economics and Finance
Dr. Syed Nazim Ali is Research Professor and the Director of Research Division at the College of Islamic Studies (CIS), at the Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Qatar Foundation. In addition he is also heading the Center for Islamic Economics and Finance.
Dr Ali has spent the last thirty years spearheading interdisciplinary research in Islamic finance. He was Founding Director of the Islamic Finance Program (IFP) at Harvard University since 1995.