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Jaseem Ahmed

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Secretary General, Islamic Financial Services Board

Jaseem Ahmed is the Secretary-General of the Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB). Prior to his appointment to the IFSB, Mr. Ahmed served as the Director, Financial Sector, Public Management and Trade, Southeast Asia Department of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). He is a member of the Consultative Group of the Basel Committee for Bank Supervision (BCBS), and also sits on the Consultative Advisory Group of the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB). Mr. Ahmed has a BA in economics from the University of Sussex and also a M.A. (Econ.) and M.Phil (Econ.), both from Yale University.