Aminath Sharahath

Aminath has been in the Finance and Legal industry for over 9 years, with experience in banking industry, including Islamic Banking. Since 2014 she has exclusively focused on Islamic Finance.

In 2014 she joined Maldives Islamic Bank, the only full-fledged Islam Bank in the country, where she headed the Legal Department and was responsible for the provision of legal advice, drafting and recovery of non-performing assets of the Bank through court process.

Aminath is also the first ever woman Managing Director of Hazana Maldives Limited, a state-owned enterprise which was formed in 2016 under a Government decree for the purposes of issuance and management of government securities and other financial services according to Islamic finance concepts.

Aminath graduated with an LLB (Hons) from James Cook University, and has a masters in Islamic Finance Practice from INCIEF.