Founder IBF Net Group, he has been serving several international and national institutions of repute, including the Jeddah-based Islamic Development Bank Group, the Islamic Economics Institute of the King Abdulaziz University, and the International Islamic University Malaysia, creating and sharing knowledge in the field of Islamic economics and finance with a focus on application of blockchain, AI and other technologies to address development challenges.
He is a frequent speaker at international conferences and workshops on Islamic finance in general and Islamic social finance in particular. He was educated in India and holds a PhD and an MBA degree with specialization in Finance and certifications in microfinance, blockchain tech, digital money, fintech and related areas. He is a qualified Certified Digital Finance Practitioner (CDFP).