Lead Investment Officer
Zamir Iqbal is Lead Investment Officer with the Quantitative Strategies, Risk and Analytics department in the Treasury of the World Bank in Washington, D.C. He holds a Ph.D. in international finance from the George Washington University. He has extensive experience with structured finance, derivatives, and risk management. His research interest includes Islamic Finance, Financial Engineering, and Risk Management. He has written extensively on Islamic finance and has co-authored several books on Islamic finance on diverse topics including risk analysis of Islamic banks, globalization, financial stability of Islamic finance, and risk-sharing in Islamic finance. He is Chairholder of YTI Chair of Islamic Finance at University Sans Islam Malaysia. He also serves as Professional faculty at Carey Business School of The Johns Hopkins University.
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