Dr. Shariq Nisar

Shariq Nisar is Professor at Rizvi Institute of Management Studies and Research (RIMSR).

He is also Adjunct Professor at ITM Business School where he has setup India’s first Centre for Alternative Finance. He is currently on the Board of various companies. Prior to joining RIMSR Shariq worked at the Harvard Law School as Sr. Visiting Fellow. In his 20 years of professional career Shariq has worked closely with India’s top stock exchanges (BSE and NSE) to launch Shariah compliant financial products. He has also been involved in the launch of several other landmark financial products in the country. He is Academic Steering Committee member of the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) and an active advocate of ethical and interest-free finance. Shariq holds PhD in Economics.

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Ph.D. (Economics) 2003: Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, U.P. India
Thesis: Recent Developments in Banking Organizations: With Special Reference to Islamic Banking and Finance
M.A. (Economics) 1997: Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, U.P. India
First Division, Major, International Finance and Islamic Economics
B.A. (Hons.) 1995: Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, U.P. India
First Division, Economics, Geography and Political Science
Certificate Program in Capital Market 2005: University of Bombay and the BSE Institute, India
First Division


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