Mughees Shaukat is Global Financial/Islamic Financial Strategist; Islamic Banking Advisor, Bank Nizwa, Oman; Fintech specialist, MIT, USA & Pioneer Head, Islamic Finance, CBFS; Central Bank of Oman. He is thought leader, prolific author, renowned public speaker & prominent contributor in local & global policy & strategic affairs. Under his leadership & global contributions, Mughees made CBFS into a global entity, winning GIFA award by the President Islamic Republic of Pakistan. He is also Awarded as "Fintech Leader of the Year" 2020 by Turkey & features on the front cover of a top International financial magazine as Global Personality, Strategist & Thought Leader.
He is a PhD scholar in Economics & Finance, specializing in Entrepreneurship & Policies for Entrepreneurial Ecosystems. While holding multiple strategic & advisory positions, Mughees is also the Vice Chairman of the AAOIFI, Education Board, Bahrain; Member, Society of Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE), France; Member of The Western Economic Association International (WEAI), USA, Member, International, select, Expert Panel, Central Bank of Bahrain on Islamic Profit Rate Bench Mark, Member of BLOCKCHAIN Society, Oman & Certified Shariah Adviser & Auditor, CSAA, AAOIFI, among other. He also holds MSc in Islamic finance, the IFQ U.K certification & number of other certifications in core areas of Finance & Islamic Finance. Mughees is a passionate contributor in New Age Fintech Finance & Islamic/Halal Finance, Regulatory Policies & Multiple Polar Global Economic System. His focus further include, Macro Economic Policies, Product Innovations, Entrepreneurship, Behavioural & Institutional Economics, Environmental Economics, Halal Industry, China Pakistan Economic Corridor-CEPC & Governance among other. Mughees has published over 50 articles & research papers &has so far delivered over 100 policy talks, Keynote Addresses, expert sessions, high level presentations, research& executive lectures, globally.
Mughees Shaukat so far founded/created, organised & delivered over 15 International conferences, seminars, symposiums, & forums. He is also the Chair & Co-Chair in multiple international conferences. Besides Advisory & Strategy, as pioneer Head of Islamic Finance in Oman, he has delivered specialised trainings, designed multiple curricula & over 40 certification programs including novel programs on Leadership in Islamic Finance, Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital, Media, Marketing, CRM, The Islamic Banking Regulatory Framework, Oman, Climate change& Fintech programs in Finance & Islamic Finance.