Raafat M. Alshalabi Head of Sharia Review and Audit
Raa’fat brings clients a unique customized Shari’a audit perspective. He has addressed various, Islamic banks, financial institutes and Islamic insurance firms on Shari’a deficiencies and gaps in processes and Shari’a controls. He continuously helps organizations understand misalignments and possible development opportunities within their Shari’a compliance function in light of AAOIFI practices. He leads multiple SRB Shari’a audit programs, evaluating actual compliance applications pertinent to Shari’a criterions & codifying autonomous reports.
Raafat is a Certified Shari’a Advisor and Auditor (CSAA). He holds Bachelors Honours in Shari’a & Law from Al Azhar University with specialization in civil, commercial and corporate law. He procured his specialization in Maliki Fiqh & is also a student of the renowned Mufti Sheikh Ali Jumma (Egypt) & other reputable scholar such as Syed Ebrahim Al Khalifa Al Ahsai (KSA), & Sheikh Dr. Najji Al Arabi (Bahrain).