Executive Training Programme to Istanbul, September 15th- 19th, 2014
September 15th-19th, 2014
A comprehensive understanding of Islamic finance principles in just five days – enabling board members and executives to meet the challenge of the Islamic banking industry
IFAAS, the international consultancy specialised in Islamic finance, today announced dates for its best-in-class executive training programme: The Fundamentals of Islamic Banking and Finance, Istanbul, September 15-19, which will be delivered in Arabic and English simultaneously (in 2 parallel cohorts). The programme – already delivered to hundreds of delegates across the world – has been tailored specifically for executives from banks and financial institutions, including Board Members, CEOs, CFOs, COOs, Finance Directors, General Managers, Senior Managers and Department Heads. In five days, the comprehensive training programme provides delegates with the knowledge they need to understand the challenges and opportunities that Islamic finance represents.
Through The Fundamentals of Islamic Banking and Finance, delegates will receive an understanding of Islamic financial products, including underlying structures, technical characteristics and applications; Shariah compliance and Shariah governance requirements. The training programme addresses the challenges of liquidity management and Shariah governance among others and examines actionable strategies for tackling these challenges while enhancing the bank’s profitability. It also examines risk within the Islamic banking framework.
The course materials for The Fundamentals of Islamic Banking and Finance are a powerful combination of theory, practicality and real life experience. In support of this approach, the course not only provides delegates with the theoretical concepts and practical applications of Islamic finance, but also a unique opportunity to visit some well-established Islamic financial institutions in Istanbul including Bank Asya and the Istanbul Stock Exchange. Delegates will also have many opportunities to network with their industry peers.
IFAAS trainers are acclaimed for their hands-on industry experience and academic qualifications, and this course is no exception. Lead trainers for The Fundamentals of Islamic Banking and Finance training programme are Shaher Abbas, Director, Shariah Compliance and Product Development, IFAAS; Farrukh Raza, Managing Director, IFAAS, Dr. Shehab Marzban, Co-founder, Shekra Crowd Funding; and Dr. Wael Eid, Head of Risk Management, at SEDCO Holding Group. More details about the programme including speaker profiles may be consulted in the programme brochure at www.ifaas.com/fr.
Places are limited, and board members and executives that wish to attend should register their interest as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. Interest can be registered here: http://uk.ifaas.com/fr/etp. Any questions may be directed to Faris Dannan by email: firstname.lastname@example.org/fr or fax: +448444821951.
On completion of the course, delegates will receive a certificate from IFAAS.
Executive training is just one of the key services that IFAAS offers to its international client base. Other services offered by the specialist consultancy include Shariah compliance and audit, regulatory reviews, product development, and feasibility studies to discern the practicality of launching new Islamic financial institutions and products. As a key player in the Islamic financial industry, IFAAS has published a number of ground-breaking market reports for several countries. The company operates from offices in the UK, France and Bahrain.