Sheikh Esam Mohamed Ishaq

Sheikh Esam Mohamed Ishaq is viewed as a leading figure in the area of Islamic Finance. Sheikh Ishaq is a teacher of Islamic Law and Theology in English and Arabic in his home country of Bahrain. He has studied with various Sheikhs and students of Shariah as part of his education. Sheikh Ishaq also acts as a Shariah Advisory Board member for many institutions including Al-Baraka Islamic Bank, Al-Hilal Bank, Fajr Capital, and International Islamic Financial Market. He is also a member of the Board of Trustees for Al-Iman Islamic School in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Qualifications
Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from McGill University (1982), Canada.
Shariah Board Position
Bank Name Country Position
Al Hilal Bank United Arab Emirates Member
Al Baraka Islamic Bank Bahrain Member
IIFM - International Islamic Financial Market Bahrain Member
Tadhamon Capital Bahrain Executive Board Member
Arcapita Bahrain Member
Fajr Capital Limited United Arab Emirates Member
Al Meezan Investmnet Management Limited Pakistan Member
Emirates Islamic Bank United Arab Emirates Member
Meethaq Islamic Bank Oman Member
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank United Arab Emirates Member
Al Baraka Bank Pakistan Pakistan Member
Banque Islamique de Guinee Guinea Member
Investment Dar Bank Bahrain Chairman
Meezan Bank Pakistan Member
Abu Dhabi National Takaful United Arab Emirates Chairman
Al Hilal Takaful United Arab Emirates Member
Dar Al Takaful (Takaful House Company) United Arab Emirates Vice Chairman
Edbiz Consulting United Kingdom Member