The world's fastest growing platform for the Islamic economy

Our Company provides tools that help professionals and institutions steer the $5 trillion global Islamic economy, unlocking commercial opportunities.

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Our Offices

London (Head Office)

22 Upper Brook Street,
London, W1K 7PZ, United Kingdom

Kuala Lumpur

Level 28, Integra Tower, The Intermark,
348 Jalan Tun Razak,
Kuala Lumpur 50400, Malaysia

Our Team

Shakeeb Saqlain

Founder and CEO

Work experience

Dubai Islamic Bank, Morgan Stanley and Bloomberg


IslamicMarkets’ founder, who is passionate about start-up communities and building the infrastructure for the global Islamic economy.

Brings over 15 years of banking and fintech experience to the company, with a track record of working in two of the largest Investment Banks and the world’s oldest Islamic Bank in capital markets.

Daud Vicary

Chairman and Strategy - Advisory Team

Work experience

INCEIF, Hong Leong Islamic Bank and Deloitte


Prominent leader in Islamic finance who focuses on using his over 40 years of industry experience to support SRI and SDG initiatives as well as young entrepreneurs.

Having been awarded by the Asset Triple A, LARIBA and US Congress, Daud is an active speaker and writer on Islamic finance.

Falah Hamidi

Technical Lead

Work experience

Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse and GSK


Experienced fintech developer involved heavily in designing and implementing modern software solutions across Investment Banks and startups.

In his tenure, he has been influential in the introduction of many new technologies and implementing complex systems which have been highly scalable, resilient and robust.

Yasmin Mahmood

Advisory Team (Southeast Asia)

Work experience

POS Malaysia, MDEC and Microsoft


Global thought leader in digital economy transformation and implementation with an extensive career spanning three decades.

As an ‘ambassador’ of Malaysia’s digital economy, Yasmin has significantly contributed to the development of the digital economy to be an engine of growth for Malaysia.

Adam Sadiq

Advisory Team (Europe & US)

Work experience

New World Capital Advisors, State Street Global Advisors and Societe Generale​


Co-Founder of New World Capital Advisors.

Investor with over 15 years of experience across technology, private equity and asset management in developed and emerging economies.

Khalid Howladar

Advisory Team (Middle East)

Work experience

R.J. Flemings & Co, Moody’s and Credit Suisse​​


Recognised thought leader with 25 years of experience in credit, ratings, structured finance, Sukuk and fintech.

A start-up investor and author of numerous finance journals and books across the globe whose views and voice are highly regarded in the Islamic capital markets.

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