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Shari’a Board


Khaleeji Commercial Bank is guided by a Shari’a supervisory Board consisting of three distinguished scholars. This Board reviews the Bank’s activities to ensure that all products and investment transactions comply fully with the rules and principles of Islamic Shari’a.

His Eminence Shaikh Dr. Fareed Yaqoob Al-Miftah, Chairman

Experience:

  • Member of the Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs.
  • Undersecretary of the Ministry of Justice & Islamic Affairs – Bahrain.
  • Former judge of the high Shari’a Court.
  • Former Lecturer at the University of Bahrain.

Qualification:

  • Ph.D. from the University of Edinburgh – United Kingdom.

His Eminence Shaikh Dr. Fareed Mohammed Hadi, Executive Member

Experience:

  • Assistant Professor at the College of Arts, Department of Arabic and Islamic studies, University of Bahrain.
  • Member of Shari’a Supervisory Board of a number of Islamic banks.

Qualification:

  • Ph.D. in Ibn Hazm’s Methodology of Jahala, University of Edinburgh – UK.
  • Ph.D. in Al-Bukhari’s Methodology, University of Mohammed V – Morocco.

His Eminence Shaikh Dr. Nidham Mohammed Yaquby, Member

Experience:

  • Executive Member of the Shari’a Supervisory Board of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank - UAE.
  • Executive Member of the Shari’a Supervisory Board of Bahrain Islamic Bank – Bahrain.
  • Executive Member of the Shari’a Supervisory Board of Ithmaar Bank – Bahrain.
  • Board Member of the Dow Jones Islamic index.
  • Member of Shari’a Supervisory Board of a number of Islamic banks & insurance companies.