Friday, June 3, 2016
Cambridge Islamic Finance Leadership Program (IFLP)
The Accounting Research Institute (ARI) of Universiti Teknologi MARA has been invited by Edbiz Consulting, a renowned UK-Based global organisation to co-organise a five day Cambridge Islamic Finance Leadership Program on 20-25 August 2016 at the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom. Edbiz Consulting is a truly unique, international Shari’a / Shariah advisory firm, committed to engendering the value proposition that Islamic finance serves to offer in the global financial markets. Edbiz Consulting provides multiple services that balance the dual purpose of developing thought leadership in this niche industry and strengthening the Islamic finance capacity for businesses and banks. Its client base is diverse and includes financial institutions, governments, education providers, established businesses and entrepreneurs. Edbiz Consulting is also the global organisation that initiated the globally famous Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA). In fact, the Accounting Research Institute had won two awards respectively in 2014 (Best Education Provider in Islamic Finance) and 2015 (Best Pioneering Research in Islamic Financial Criminology). It is through our involvement with GIFA that ARI has been invited to co-organise this prestigious training programme. In line with ARI's research agenda in Islamic Financial Criminology, this is a great opportunity for ARI to showcase its research findings and expertise with other leaders within the Islamic Finance Industry.