Mr. Khurram Hilal

Board Member

Mr. Khurram Hilal heads up the Global Islamic Products function for Standard Chartered Bank’s Islamic banking business (SCB Saadiq).

Over his decade long association with Saadiq he and his team have conceptualized, developed and built products and business across SCB network in Asia, Africa, Middle East, Europe and North America. His product building experience covers all spheres of the banking business including retail, wealth management, private banking, corporate banking, transaction banking and treasury. He is credited with several ground breaking and pioneering Islamic products including first Shariah compliant overdraft, Shariah compliant USD nostro facility, launch of the Saadiq Private bank and the ideation of the first Shariah compliant hedging product to name a few. He has been an active contributor to the Islamic banking industry and regularly provides advice to regulators and industry bodies.

Prior to joining SCB he was working with the largest Islamic bank in Pakistan as an Assistant Vice President in corporate banking department. Khurram is privileged to have worked with and learnt from some of the top scholars in Islamic finance industry. He has a core Islamic banking experience of 15 years. He holds an MBA from the Institute of Business Administration, Karachi and a CFA from the CFA Institute, USA.