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Understanding Islamic Finance in the World of FinTech

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Level 3, Vertical Corporate Tower B, Avenue 10, The Vertical

No, 8, Jalan Kerinchi, Bangsar South

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Are you interested in learning more about Islamic finance? 1337 Ventures is hosting an Islamic FinTech Talk with Masryef Management House this month and we are having speakers with great Islamic financial expertise talk about various topics related to building an Islamic FinTech company. If you are looking for opportunities in the Islamic finance field, this is an opportunity you shouldn’t miss. Come and learn from the speakers and hear what they have to share. This is a free event open to all, so come join us and bring any doubts and questions you have about Islamic finance!


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9.30am – Registration
10.00 am – Shariah 101 by Alfisyahrin
10.30 am – Halal Market & Digital Economy by Haziratul
10.50 am – Shariah Compliant FinTech by Khairil
11.10 am – Panel Discussion + Q&A (Moderator – Khairil)
11.30 am – Closing by Khairil
11.40 am - Networking

This will be an extensive 2-hour talk covering Shariah 101, Fintech, Shariah Compliant Fintech as well as Why Islamic Fintech. [check out more on topic details below]


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Topic Details:

Shariah 101

  • What is Shariah law and how it is integrated into the finance space

  • Get to know the key Shariah principles

  • Propositions and Prohibitions under Shariah law

Fintech

  • How does FinTech relate to banking?

  • Elements of FinTech that have already been implemented in Shariah-compliant finance

Shariah Compliant Fintech

  • Financial innovations with profound beneficial effects and relevant to Muslims (closing the credit gap)

  • Building trust and confidence

  • Increase competitiveness and transparency

  • P2P lending in Shariah-compliant finance and crowdfunding

Why Islamic Fintech

  • Resonate with Muslims demographic, ethical and responsible segments

  • Eco-system and regulatory support

  • Widen the net – potential bigger market share


About the speakers:

Ahmad Alfisyahrin, Director (Shariah) – Al Rajhi Bank (Malaysia) Berhad
Ahmad Alfisyahrin is currently the Director of Shariah at Al Rajhi Bank (Malaysia) Berhad. Previously, he was the Global Head of Shariah at First Gulf Bank based in United Arab Emirates. Alfisyahrin also had a balance experience in his career where he was a Vice President in Global Markets and Treasury Investment for Al Rajhi Bank and
Shariah Documentation Counsel for Sukuk and Syndication Business for Global HSBC Amanah. His proficiency also includes Shariah structuring and documentation for new products and transactions. He holds a Bachelor in Shariah (Honours) from Islamic University of Madinah.


Haziratul Mardhiah Hamdan, Co-Founder (Strategic Partnership) – Halnex
Haziratul, Co-Founder of Halnex, has over 10 years of industry experience in Halal coaching, Quality Management which include Halal, ISO, GMP & HACCP, science, training and business development. She holds a Masters (Hons.) of Science in Bioenergy and a Certified Halal Executive. She is also one of the consultant in Selangor Halal Action Plan.


Khairil Anuar, Principal – Masryef Management House
Khairil has been an international banker for over 27 years, where the past 18 years has been in Islamic Finance. Over the course of his career as a banker, Khairil has had a significant exposure and experience across a multitude of area including wholesale banking, syndications, trade finance, debt and capital market, asset management, retail banking, cash management, banking operation, system implementation and product management to name a few. Khairil’s last posting was as the Head of Structuring, Product Management and Business Intelligence for Wholesale Banking Group at Al Hilal Bank, Abu Dhabi, where he served for almost 10 years. He holds an MBA from Saint Louis University in Missouri, USA.



About 1337 Ventures | http://www.1337accelerator.com/

1337 is a technology accelerator and early-stage venture capital focused on doing pre-seed and seed stage investments in Malaysia as well as South East Asia. Our primary investments are technology solutions (social enterprises, commerce, and other out-of-the-box solutions are also welcome!)

1337 will continue expanding throughout South East Asia as an accelerator and early-stage venture capital focused on scaling companies from ideas to being valued as a multi-million dollar company in less than 10 months. Our central tenets are built into 1337’s core business activities: Idea generation, idea validation, accelerator & growth stage investment.

Beginning with mobile gaming apps from its inception and yielding 16 successful alumni, 1337 Ventures has since diversified to covering some of the most exciting and innovative areas such as retail analytics, indoor positioning systems, automated parking systems, marketplaces, wearable technology, and proximity marketing bringing the total investments completed to 24 startups.

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Level 3, Vertical Corporate Tower B, Avenue 10, The Vertical

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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur 59200

Malaysia

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