Prof Dr. Khaliq Ahmad is the Founding President of International Council of Islamic Finance Educators (ICIFE) and concurrently served as Dean of Institute of Islamic Banking and Finance at International Islamic University Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur. In recognition of his expertise, Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia endorsed him as the Doyen or Chairman for the Council of Islamic Finance Deans. He has an excellence blend of Islamic Marketing knowledge as a scholar with 25 years of academic experience and 5 years of industry/corporate experience working in the private sector.
Over the years, he has written 12 books, presented 30 papers in national and international conferences and pioneered the development of more than 30 articles and case studies related to Islamic management topics. Prof Khaliq was conferred the Emeritus Fellow of Malaysian Institute of Management (MIM) after successfully serving in the General Council for several years.
Presently, he is the Editor-in-chief of the prestigious Malaysian Management Review. He was Hon. Secretary of the Chartered Institute of Marketing Malaysia (CIMM) for 5 years and then elected as its Vice Chairman respectively.
Prof Khaliq is an alumnus of Aligarh Muslim University, India graduated with B. Comm. (Hons) in 1980 and M. Comm in 1982; obtained M. Phil in Marketing Management in 1985 and a PhD in 1985. Just recently, Human Resource Development Fund awarded him with the Certification in Training.