Recently Mr. M Shahidul Islam, Managing Director & CEO of Shahjalal Islami Bank PLC has been honoured with the prestigious "Islamic Finance Personality of 2020" Award conferred by renowned UK-based financial think-tank Cambridge IFA.
This Award applauds monumental achievements and efforts exhibited by institutions and individuals to promote and sustain the Islamic finance industry in the local and global sphere.
Since its inception in 2011, GIFA is recognised as the Number One Islamic finance awards programme for the rigour and authenticity of its approach, transparency of the nomination processes and selection of winners.
Due to Covid-19 pandemic, GIFA Committee decided to arrange the 10th GIFA Award Ceremony on Online platform. The Online Award Ceremony was broadcasted simultaneously on multiple channels including YouTube and Facebook. More than 1 million viewers from 30 plus countries enjoyed this LIVE Streaming.
In the occasion, Mr. Islam expressed his deep gratitude to the Award Committee for the honour.