Moosa Tariq KhooryMember of Shari’a Board
Sheikh Moosa Tariq Khoory is currently a member of the Sharia Standards Committee reporting to AAOIFI’s Sharia Board. Moosa holds Master’s Degree in Islamic Law & Legal Theory from University of Sharjah. He has founded the Sharia Departments Forum, the first of its kind in the UAE, where Sharia Departments of Islamic financial Institutions discuss the practical issues of their profession.
Mr. Khoory is an expert in Shari’a in the fields of Islamic finance and banking, as well as Islamic insurance (Takaful). He specialises in structuring Sharia compliant products/solutions, and advising on Sharia compliance aspects of Islamic banking transactions and various Sukuk transactions, including relevant Sharia documentation.
Mr. Khoory has conducted Sharia Audits of several Islamic financial institutions, and has acquired extensive experience in Sharia research and training. In addition, he has been a key player in the conversion of some conventional banks into Islamic banks.
Mr. Khoory is also an experienced speaker, undertaking a number of speaking opportunities in various conferences and panel discussions which cover different facets of Islamic finance and banking.
Mr. Khoory holds a Master’s degree in Islamic Jurisprudence and its Foundations and a Bachelor degree in Sharia and Islamic Studies, specializing in Jurisprudence and its Foundations from the University of Sharjah