Sheikh Faizal Ahmad Manjoo is the CEO of Minarah MultiConsulting Ltd, an Islamic Finance consultancy firm registered in the UK. The company offers a wide spectrum of services from Shariah consultancy to in-house training. Sheikh Manjoo has a blend of three disciplines – Islamic Finance, Shariah and Secular Law which helps him to contribute in various ways towards the enhancement of the Islamic Finance industry. He is both a lawyer and a Shariah Scholar and has a wide range of academic qualifications in Islamic Studies, Law, Finance & Education. Presently the Sheikh is completing his PhD on Islamic Occupational Pension Law & is the Head of the Islamic Banking and Finance Department at the Markfield Institute of Higher Education.
He sits on the Shariah Supervisory Boards of leading Islamic financial institutions in various jurisdictions, ranging from Retakaful to Unit trusts. He is also an active academician helping many Universities in UK and abroad in developing their curriculum in Islamic Finance and Islamic Law. He is also an advisor for Law and accounting firms on matters pertaining to Islamic Finance and Islamic Law. He was been conferred the Dr Zaki Badawi's Award in 2012 by the ICG-Events in London for his contributions to the Islamic Finance industry.