Farouq Ghulam


Mr. Farouq Ghulam is an Islamic Finance Professional, renowned across the Middle East with rich and diversified experience spanning over more than two decades. He began his career with Al Tawfeek Co., pioneers in the Islamic financial industry, and played his part in enriching Islamic finance. He has been instrumental in setting up and managing funds & Shariyah-compliant Islamic products at the National Commercial Bank with a book of tens of billions of US dollars.

Mr. Farouq brings a productive and successful track record to the table, of not only managing and setting up financial Investment products, but also having founded premier financial institutions in Saudi Arabia. Throughout his career, he has worked on valuable research and has structured many innovative Islamic investment banking products.

Besides sitting on the boards of various financial institutions in Saudi Arabia and the Middle East, Mr. Farouq has participated as a key speaker in numerous international seminars and conferences in the Islamic Financial Services Industry.