Mufti Ibrahim Essa – Shariah Advisor
Mufti Ibrahim Essa is a well-known Shariah scholar in the field of Islamic Banking and Finance. Mufti Ibrahim Essa completed his Dars-e-Nizami (Masters in Quran and Sunnah) and Takhassus fil Ifta (Specialization in Islamic Jurisprudence) from Jamiah Darul Uloom, Karachi. He is currently working as teacher and Member of Darul Ifta Jamiah Darul Uloom Karachi. Mufti Ibrahim Essa is also associated with Sindh Bank as Chairman Shariah Supervisory Board and with Habib Metropolitan Bank Limited as Member Shariah Board. Earlier from 2007 to 2015, he was associated with Ernst & Young Ford Rhodes Sidat Hyder & Co as Shariah Advisor. He is also the Shariah Advisor for a number of national and international Islamic financial institutions, including Equitable Financial Solutions (Australia), EFU Takaful, etc. A number of charitable institutions, including The Indus Hospital, TCF, LRBT, The Hunar Foundation, etc. take Shariah advices from Mufti Sahab on their Zakat and donation matters. Mufti Ibrahim has also written more than 2,000 fatwas on different topics.