Re-Thinking The Takaful Model

Day two: 18th February 2015


08.30 – 09.00 Arrival & Registration
09.15 – 10.00 Session VI: Investment and Takaful Contribution Pools
Moderator: Ramlie Kamsari, CEO, CIMB-Principal Islamic Asset Management Sdn Bhd
Approaches to Prudent Management of Takaful Contribution Pools
Datuk Noripah Kamso, Board Member, BIMB Investment – Malaysia
Structuring a Shariah Compliant Real Estate Class for Takaful Contribution Pools
Bindesh Shah, Co-CEO, Amiri Capital LLP
New Capital Instruments for UK Mutual Insurers – An Opportunity for Islamic Investors
John Gilbert, Consultant, Hogan Lovells International LLP
10.00 – 11.00 Session VII: Developing Takaful Based Pensions and Savings Platforms
Moderator: Faizal Karbani, CEO & Founder, Simply Sharia
Exploring Pension Takaful Proposition
Safder Jaffer, MD & Consulting Actuary, Milliman
Nomination Clause in Islamic Pension and Takaful arrangements: A legal and Fiqh Analysis
Shaikh Faizal Manjoo, Lecturer, MIHE
Pension Changes in the UK 2015 and their Impact on Sharia Opportunities
Prof. Robin Ellison, Visiting Professor in Pensions Law and Economics, Cass Business School, London
11.00 – 11.30 Coffee Break & Networking
11.30 – 12.30 Session VIII: Potential for Innovative Technology for Takaful Provision
Moderator: Shabbir Razvi, Managing Director, International Finance Solutions Associates
Global Trends in Sales Growth and Customer Satisfaction
Imran Ali, COO, Centegy Technologies
Re-Thinking the Takaful Technology ‘Copy/Paste’ Paradigm
Dawud Abdus-Saboor, Co-Founding Partner & Director, Takaful Outsource Ltd
The Role of Technology in ReThinking the Takaful Model
Faisal Khan, Founder & Principal, Amanah Technology Consulting’
12.30 – 13.30 Session IX: Country Panel – Newer Takaful Markets
Moderator: Sam Thanvi, Takaful Executive
The Takaful industry in Palestine: Hopes, Reality and Prospective Expectations!!
Dr. Nehad Khanfar, Lecturer, Islamic College
France: Lawrie Chandler, Director, Edale Group and Salam Pax SICAV
Pakistan: Muhammad Zubair, CEO, AlHuda Centre of Islamic Banking & Economics
Afghanistan: Dr. Alberto Brugnoni, Managing Partner, ASSAIF
13.30 – 14.30 Lunch & Prayers
14.30 – 15.45 Session X: Financial Inclusion, Micro Takaful and Innovative Use of Zakat
Moderator: Sabbir Patel, Senior Vice-President, Emerging Markets, ICMIF
Prof. M Iqbal Asaria, Associate, Afkar Consulting Ltd
Closing Remarks
15.45 – 16.20 Coffee Break & Networking