Women's Forum Middle East 2020


Maya Marissa Malek Abdul Malek


Amanie Advisors Ltd


Maya Marissa Malek is CEO of the Amanie Advisors’ global office. Maya is a multiple award-winning Islamic finance expert and Executive Leader (recognised as one of the “Top-50 Most Influential Women in Middle East Finance” by Financial News UK of Dow Jones Group) with extensive experience driving strategic planning and collaboration with key industry players including regulators, corporates, banks, and standard-setting bodies. She skilfully bridges efforts of diverse regulatory and structural groups – identifying and targeting performance/operations gaps, equipped with history of success working closely with Shariah scholars worldwide. She is also a Shariah consultant for the IFC, World Bank