November 29, 2018

HBKU’s College of Islamic Studies Hosts CEOs Roundtable for the Finance Sector

The Center for Islamic Economics and Finance (CIEF), part of the College of Islamic Studies (CIS) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), recently hosted its fourth CEOs and Islamic Finance Leaders Roundtable for top management in the finance sector in collaboration with the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), one of the world’s leading and fastest growing onshore business and financial centers. The event aimed to provide a better understanding of some of the best mechanisms for institutions to implement corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives. Held under the theme of “Global Trends in Corporate Social Responsibility for the Financial Sector,” the event provided a platform for industry leaders to explore how pragmatic strategies and innovative business paradigms can simultaneously benefit society and maximize shareholder value.