Ali Adnan Ibrahim
Al Baraka Banking Group
LLB (Hons) in Shariah and Law, International Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan; LLM, Washington University School of Law, specializing in securities regulation and comparative corporate governance; SJD (Hons) in International Financial Regulation, Georgetown University Law Center; Fullbright Scholar. Former Counsel, law firm Baker & McKenzie. Vice-President, Al Baraka Banking Group, Bahrain, the world's largest Islamic banking network; specializes in market-based strategies to economic development, Islamic micro and SME finance, corporate sustainability, mergers and acquisitions and Shariah-structuring. Adjunct Professor of Law, Georgetown University, Washington DC. Has served twice as Co-Chair, Islamic Finance Committee, American Bar Association and currently serves as its Senior Adviser. Member of the Bar, Pakistan. Advocate, Supreme Court of Azad Jammu and Kashmir.