Mufti Ismail Syed
Sheikh Ismail Syed is a Shariah scholar and Islamic jurisconsult (Mufti) based in London, UK. He has been involved in the areas of Islamic Finance and has many years of experience. He is a former banker for a leading financial institution (HSBC Europe) working in the capacity of business and compliance specialist in all major areas of banking including Islamic banking. He undertakes contracting work as both compliance professional and independent Shariah compliance advisor, for financial institutions, asset management firms and various governmental institutions/governments either directly or through contracted consultancies and law firms across Europe, Middle East and Asia.