Name : Prof. Dr. Asmadi bin Mohamed Naim
Phone : +604-928 6680
Email : asmadi@uum.edu.my
School : Islamic Business
Substantive Position : Professor
Current Position : Dean
Current Department : UUM College of Business

Academic Qualification

2004, PhD Fiqh and Usul al-Fiqh, Kulliyah IRKH, Universiti Islam Antarabangsa
1999, Masters Fiqh and Usul Fiqh, Kulliyyah IRKH, Universiti Islam Antarabangsa
1997, Bachelor Degree Jurisprudence and Legislation, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan,
1992, STPM/STP/HSC Pengajian Islam, Maahad of University of Islamic Studies, Kara, Pakistan

Awards & Recognitions

Ahli Panel Pakar Muamalat JAKIM, Jabatan Kemajuan Islam Malaysia, 2017, Kebangsaan
Majlis Penasihat Syariah Suruhanjaya Sekuriti, Suruhanjaya Sekuriti, 2017, Kebangsaan
Grand Council, Chartered Institute of Islamic Finance Professionals, 2017, Antarabangsa
Majlis Penasihat Syariah BNM, Bank Negara Malaysia, 2017, Kebangsaan
Panel Slot Muamalat Radio IKIM, Institute Kemajuan Islam Malaysia, 2016, Kebangsaan
Ahli Panel Pakar Muamalat JAKIM, Jabatan Kemajuan Islam Malaysia, 2016, Kebangsaan
Majlis Penasihat Syariah Suruhanjaya Sekuriti, Suruhanjaya Sekuriti, 2016, Kebangsaan
Majlis Penasihat Syariah BNM, Bank Negara Malaysia, 2016, Kebangsaan
Grand Council Member, Chartered Institute of Islamic Finance Professionals, 2016, Antarabangsa
Outstanding Contribution for 2016 Publication, ISGaIF Pusat Pengajian Perniagaan Islam IBS UUM, 2016, Universiti
Education Leadeship Award, CMO Asia, 2014, Antarabangsa
Shariah Scholarsip Award BNM, Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), 2008, Kebangsaan

Overview

Dr. Asmadi Mohamed Naim currently is a Dean and an Associate Professor at Islamic Business School (IBS), College of Business, University Utara Malaysia (UUM), and a member of both Shariah Advisory Council of Central Bank of Malaysia (BNM) from 2013 to 2016, and Securities Commission of Malaysia from 2014 to 2017. Apart from that, he is also Securities Commission of Malaysia Registered Shariah Advisor for Islamic capital market. Prior to that, he was Shariah Adviser and Consultant of few Islamic financial institutions since 2008 where he involved directly in initiating and advising the structuring of Islamic banking products and commercial papers such as Islamic debt certificate, sukuk, etc. He holds Chartered Islamic Finance Professional (CIFP) from INCEIF in 2010 and Islamic Financial Planner (IFP) in 2012, and graduated from University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan in 1997 in Islamic Jurisprudence and Legislation. He later obtained Masters and PhD degree in Fiqh and Usul Fiqh from International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) in 1999 and 2004, specializing in Islamic law of contracts and Islamic finance practices. He has authored few books and numerous articles in Islamic finance and Shariah issues in reputable international and national journals, books, magazines and newspapers. Among the highest achievements of his career are receiving the National Award of the Best Writer for Consumer (magazine criteria) by Ministry of Internal Trade and Consumer Affairs and Institute Akhbar Malaysia (AIM) in 2003; and the Central Bank of Malaysia Shariah Scholarship Award Malaysia for CIFP program in 2008-2010. He also actively involves in researches and academic textbooks writing funded either by UUM or other institutions such as ISRA, OUM and Asia e-University. Beside busy with academic works, he was also assigned with administrative jobs. Previously he was appointed as Deputy Dean of Academic Affairs and Student Development at Faculty of Finance and Banking from 2006 to 2007. Prior to that, he was assigned as Deputy Director of Islamic Centre, UUM and Coordinator for Islamic bank courses with private higher institutions. He was also a member of the Ministry of Higher Education Committee of Malaysia for Islamic Finance, Takaful and Muamalat Administration Curriculum from 20010-2012.

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Area of Expertise

1.Syariah
2.Islamic finance and banking
3.Takaful