Securities Commission Public Lecture: Iqbal Khan

When: Mon, December 3, 2pm – 4pm, 2012
Where: Securities Commission, 3 Persiaran Kiara, Bukit Kiara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Admission: Free

The Securities Commission will hold a public lecture by prominent Islamic banker Iqbal Khan, recipient of the prestigious Royal Award for Islamic Finance 2012. Titled "Our Markets, Our Values – A principles-based approach to creating value in Muslim majority markets", the lecture will cover key issues in the Muslim-majority markets including values which had fundamentally driven the history and development of the Islamic finance industry.

Speaker Iqbal Khan was instrumental in establishing a number of institutions and initiatives in the Islamic finance industry, including Citi Islamic Investment Bank, the Islamic Finance Project at Harvard University, Meezan Bank, HSBC Amanah and Fajr Capital, of which he is Founding Board Member and Chief Executive Officer. He received the Euromoney Award for Outstanding Contribution to Islamic Finance, and was nominated and voted by the Islamic Financial News as the Best Individual Islamic Banker for 2005.