Dr. Shahid Hasan Siddiqui,
a banker of International repute and an eminent economist, is chairman
& chief executive, Research Institute of Islamic Banking &
Finance, Karachi.He is Fellow, Institute of Bankers, Pakistan and
Fellow, Institute of Islamic Banking & Insurance, London. Dr.
Siddiqui is also a member, Research Advisory Council, College of
Business Management Karachi, member, International Advisory Board,
Pakistan Business Review, member, International Advisory Board, Market
Forces,A Journal of Management,Informatics, and Technology, PAF-KIET
Karachi, member, SZABIST Economics Advisory Committee, Shaheed Zulfikar
Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology, Karachi and member,
Editorial Board, Journal of The Institute of Bankers, Pakistan. He is
also a member, Shariah Supervisory Committee, Bank of Khyber.
Shahid Siddiqui, for over three decades, has held senior management
positions in banks in Pakistan, Europe, Africa and Middle East. He has
presented dozens of papers covering various issues of banking, finance
and economy including Islamic Banking & Finance in conferences and
seminars in Pakistan and abroad in addition to contributing over three
hundred articles on these subjects in International and Pakistani
Journals and news papers including professional Journals.Dr. Shahid
Siddiqui’s book, “Islamic Banking”, is regarded as a pioneering
contribution in the field.