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The Chairman

Prof. Dr. Rukhsar Ahmed

In addition to the Honorary Chairmanship of  Institute of Islamic Banking & Takaful, Prof. Dr. Rukhsar Ahmed is currently the Professor and Dean, Faculty of Business Administration in Preston University, Karachi-Pakistan, where he is also The Chief Editor of Research Journal.

He has been the Dean; Faculty of Business Administration in Indus University also served Pak Qatar Takaful Limited as the Head of Business after soon left Conventional Insurance as Project Director and the General Manager of National Insurance Company Limited the largest Insurance Company under the ministry of commerce Govt. of Pakistan.
 Prior to this position he served as the Director, Baqai Institute of Management Sciences, Baqai Medical University.

The working experience spread for 25 years in business and legal research includes 10 years (1988-97) of experience as an executive in trading, export, textile and insurance industry, and fifteen years (1998-2012) of teaching and research in Business and Law. He had taught in several management and human resources development programs for business, law, sales and marketing of financial institutions, including M.Phil/Ph.D program at Institute of Business & Technology, BIZTEK.

Prof. Rukhsar Ahmed also got an opportunity to serve as Business Manager for Pakistan in German Company, Allianz EFU Health Insurance Company Limited and Senior Branch Manager with EFU Life Assurance Ltd, the largest private life insurance company of Pakistan. The American Life Insurance Company Ltd honored with nomination as First Country Agency Manager.

He honored to received award including Achievement Award of management training program from internationally known management expert Mr. John M. Ellis from American Insurance Group (AIG), New York USA, and post doctoral training for Psychology in management from Prof. Anderson to University of Missouri USA.

PhD completed under the guidance and supervision of two great scholar personalities, Prof. Dr. Muneer Ali Shah, Director IBA and Prof. Dr. Akhter Saeed Siddiqui, Dean, University of Karachi. Acquired Master in Business Administration, another Master in Islamic Economics from University of Karachi, Received Law degree LLB and LLM. The Higher Education Commission also certified his degree into M. Phil in Law.

He had published three book from German Publisher and written more than fifty research publications. The research work appeared in research journal University of Karachi and several national and international publications.