Shariah compliance

The Shariah Council is a department that ensures adherence to the principles of ethics and integrity when making business decisions within IMAN. Any resolutions concerning business procedures must be approved by this Council.

Shariah Council


Dr. Ziyad Mohammed, Head of the Shariah Council, is an advisor on Islamic Law.

Dr. Ziyad is responsible for issuing a fatwa to ensure the accuracy of financial processes and conducting an annual audit to assess whether business operations are in accordance with fair financial standards.

Education: PhD in Islamic Finance, INCEIF, Anglia Ruskin University.

Experience: 20+ years in commercial banks (HSBC Amanah) and consulting firms.


About fatwa

A fatwa is a decision on any issue made by scholars based on the principles of Islam and Islamic Legal Practice.