Dr. Yusuf Abdul-Jobbar Teacher's Profile

Dr. Yusuf Abdul-Jobbar

Dr. Yusuf Abdul-Jobbar is currently Program Manager at the world famous Islamic University of Madinah, Saudi Arabia. Additionally, he lectures at the College of the Prophet’s (peace be upon him) Masjid which is part of Masjid An-Nabawi, Madinah. He is an experienced senior executive specializing in Islamic Finance & Leadership. He is a Certified Shariah Advisor & Auditor who has authored books, written journal articles, hosted, moderated and presented at many conferences around the world. Furthermore, he has been serving the field of training and education for over 15 years. In addition to his core expertise, he is a successful entrepreneur who has established businesses globally.

 

 

Qualifications in Islamic Finance & Sharia’h Studies (a selection)

 

·       Certified Sharia’h Advisor & Auditor (CSAA). Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI). Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

·       Certified Islamic Finance Executive (CIFE). 4 month program. Ethica Institute of Finance, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

·       Certificate in Islamic Commercial Law (CIF01) 2 month course part of the Diploma in Islamic Finance (CDIF). Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), UK

·       Shari’ah Principles of Islamic Financial Transactions (Hanbali School). 3 day Intensive course by Dr. Shaykh Amir Bahjat, Taibah University, Madinah, Saudi Arabia

·       Interpreting Financial Statements of Companies for Shari’ah Compliance. 1 day course by Dr. Shaykh Mohammed Osaimi. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

·       Shari’ah (Islamic Law) and Jurisprudence Certification Course (50 hours over 10 weeks). Delivered by Dr. Shaykh Amir Bahjat, Taibah University, Madinah, KSA.

·       Islamic Belief (Aqeedah) studied under Shaykh Mohammed Al-Malki (Senior scholar based in Madinah An Nabawi)

·       Usool Al Hadith studied under Professor Shaykh Dr. Abdullah Al Zahrani (Umm Al Qura University, Makkah Al Mukarramah)

 

·       Usool al Fiqh (Shafi Madhab) studied under Mufti Dr. Abdullah Mekhlafi (Shaykh at the Masjid An Nabawi, Madinah)

 

Publications (a selection)

·       Title of article: Characteristics of the Muslim Businessman. 101Visions Academy, London, UK (May 2017)

·       Title of article: Lessons for Europe: Experiences from the UK Islamic Banking Sector. Islamic Finance Network Magazine. (Jan 2017).

·       Title of article: Vision, Mission and Values of a Believer. Ar-Raiyan Global Network – Inspiring Muslim Entrepreneurship, Malaysia (Jan 2017)

·       Title of book: Leadership Series - Goal setting (Arabic). Zeej Printing Press, Madinah, Saudi Arabia (Jan 2017)

·       Title of paper: Traffic Monsoon Online Advertising Business (Feb. 2016). Islamic Finance fatwa translation for Mufti Dr. Raashid Ar Ruhaily. Madinah, Saudi Arabia

·       Title of paper: Islamic Microfinance: Shari’ah Scholars need to give more and take less. Presented on 20th April 2016, Effat University, Jeddah, KSA.

·       Title of article: Regulatory Challenges – Islamic Banking in Germany. Islamic Finance Network Magazine. (Jan 2016).

·       Title of book: Leadership Series - Goal setting (English). Zeej Printing Press, Madinah, Saudi Arabia (Jan 2016)

·       Title of paper: Online Advertising Businesses (Nov. 2015). Islamic Finance fatwa translation for Dr. Shaykh Sami Suwailem. Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

·       Title of paper: HRM - A closer look at labour localization. World Business Institute, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (2012)

 

 

~ For further publications information please visit, http://www.yusuftorofdar.com

 

Training Courses/workshops delivered (a selection)

  • ~ To date, Dr Yusuf Abdul-Jobbar has delivered over 1000 hours of Islamic finance & leadership training

     

    ·       Islamic Finance & Leadership training for undergraduates (Monthly workshops). Islamic University of Madinah, Saudi Arabia (2015 – present)

    ·       Islamic Finance for Muslim Chaplaincy Program. College of the Prophet’s Masjid, Masjid An Nabawi, Madinah (2015 – present)

    ·       Introduction to Islamic Finance Certificate course, 101 Visions Academy (2017 – present)

    ·       Strategic Leadership module (M509) as part of MBA program. Geneva Business School, Switzerland (2015)

    ·       Leadership Training for British Council Middle East. Delivered in Jordan, Iraq-Kurdistan & Palestine (2012 - 2015)

    o   4 day Leadership Masterclass (March 2013, Jordan)

    o   5 day Leadership Masterclass (August 2013, Jordan)

    o   4 day Leadership Masterclass (December 2013, Kurdistan-Iraq)

    o   4 day Leadership Masterclass (January 2014, Palestine)

    o   4 day Leadership Masterclass (February 2014, Jordan)

    o   5 day Leadership Masterclass (March 2014, Kurdistan-Iraq)

    ·       Leadership Training for National Guard Health Affairs. Delivered in Riyadh, Jeddah, Damman & Al Hasa (2010 - 2012)

    o   2 day course on Fundamental Leadership Skills

    o   2 day course on Principles of Leadership

    o   2 day course on Executive Leadership

    o   3 day course on Strategic Leadership

    o   2 day course on Vision, Mission & Values

    o   2 day course on Succession Planning

    o   2 day course on Transformative Leadership

    o   2 day course on Leadership for Supervisors

    o   2 day course on Decision Making Skills for Leaders

    o   2 day course on Leadership & Motivation

     

     

     

     

     

    Conference/Exhibitions

    ·       Guest speaker (2015 - 2018). Muslim Chaplaincy Program. College of the Prophet’s Masjid, Masjid An Nabawi, Madinah, Saudi Arabia

    ·       Guest Speaker (2017): 3rd Entrepreneurship Conference: Endowments & Social Entrepreneurship. Effat University, Jeddah, KSA

    ·       Guest Speaker (2016): 2nd Islamic Finance Conference: Shariah Compliance & Governance Challenges. Effat University, Jeddah, KSA

    ·       Chair & Moderator (2016). Professionalism & Islamic Leadership. Islamic University of Madinah, Saudi Arabia

    ·       Plenary Speaker (2016) Leadership & Coaching Day, Taibah University, Madinah, KSA

    ·       Chair (2014) 2nd PY Conference. Islamic University of Madinah, Saudi Arabia

    ·       Keynote Speaker (2012) 1st PY Conference. Madinah Islamic Uni., Saudi Arabia

    ·       Speaker (Mar 2012) World Business Institute, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    ·       Chair & Moderator (2011) Annual Conference. Dar Al Uloom University, Riyadh, KSA

    ·       Speaker (Apr 2011) Research Conference Taibah University, Madinah, Saudi Arabia

    ·       Speaker (Apr 2011) Research Conference, College of the North Atlantic, Doha, Qatar

    ·       Presenter (Jul 2011) Research Conference, Canterbury Christ Church University, UK

    ·       Keynote speaker (Feb 2007) Dispatch Education Forum, United Arab Emirates

    ·       Trainer (May 2005) Zetron Middle East Conference, Istanbul, Turkey

    ·       Workshop Presenter (Apr 2004) SOFEX Int. Exhibition, Amman, Jordan

    ·       Trainer (Oct 2003) Zetron Middle East Conference, Tunis, Tunisia

Courses by this teacher

Name Level Release Date
Introduction To Islamic Finance (Free) 2018-03-04 14:17:24
Intro to Islamic Finance (certificiate) 2018-03-04 15:04:01