Yasaar Group, a UK-based Islamic finance consultancy launched its sub-office in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei. The company was founded by a seasoned financial services consultant, Mr. Majid Dawood.
The company offers Islamic finance and Shariah-compliant services to private and public financial institutions globally. The founder & CEO of Yasaar Group said, “‘Yasaar Group is very optimistic about the significance and prospect of Islamic Finance in Brunei Darussalam. For this reason, Yasaar wants to integrate into the Islamic Finance eco-system by working closely and partnering with Brunei financial institutions, related intermediaries and key stakeholders for the long term”.
The head of Yasaar Group, Mr. Aidil Salleh, long-time financial services professional said, “I am delighted to have played a role in the setting up of the first Shariah advisory and consulting company based in Brunei, and by drawing upon the Group’s prominent Shariah compliance scholars with a proven track record, we look forward to contributing in the development of home-grown talents among the local Brunei graduates in the various fields of Islamic finance”.
The regional office plans to offer a broad spectrum of Islamic financial services to private and public institutions in Brunei.