S. J.D. Candidate ‘15
As a country that allows conventional and Islamic financial institutions to operate, Saudi Arabia, needs to maintain a regime that assures equal opportunities and fair competition among all market participants to cope with the growing demand for financing and to diversify the economy. The thesis aims to propose the necessary regulatory and structural reforms the existing Saudi banking system should undertake in the light of modern international financial regulation and Islamic finance.
Fields of Academic Interest
My research interests include international finance, financial intermediation and systemic risk, Basel accords, theory and practice of Islamic finance, banks governance and social responsibility, shadow banking and central banking.
Prof. Lawrence G. Baxter (Supervisor)
Prof. James D. Cox (Reader)
Prof. Steven L. Schwarcz (Reader)
Academic Appointments and Fellowships
Lecturer, Taibah University School of Law, June 2011- Present
Teaching Fellow, Taibah University School of Business, Feb 2007 - May 2011
Legal Researcher, Legal Department of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA), Feb 2005 – Jan 2007
LL.M (Cum Laude), Duke Law, 2011
LL.B (Top of class), King Abdulaziz University, 2005