Dr. Dalal Aassouli | Hamad Bin Khalifa University
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Dr. Dalal Aassouli

Dr. Dalal Aassouli (PhD)


Assistant Professor of Islamic Finance
Islamic Finance
College of Islamic Studies
Master of Science in Islamic Finance

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  • Office locationC.01.024

Biography

Dr. Dalal Aassouli is an Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator of the Master of Science Program in Islamic Finance at CIS. She has worked at the International Islamic Liquidity Management Corporation (IILM) in Malaysia, where she assisted with the establishment of the IILM's sukuk program. She has also held several positions in international institutions in Europe where she had exposure to the African, European, and Latin American markets.

Dr. Aassouli holds master’s degrees from NEOMA Business School and Paris Dauphine University, and a PhD from ENS de Lyon in France. Her areas of research interest include Islamic finance in general and its implications for liquidity management, corporate finance, ethical finance, development finance, green finance, sustainable development, and socially responsible investing.

Dr. Dalal is also an invited speaker at international Islamic finance conferences and events and provides her consultancy expertise to various organizations on issues related to Islamic and sustainable finance.

 


Research Interests

  • Islamic Finance
  • Ethical Finance
  • Impact Investing
  • Green Finance
  • Development Finance

Experience

Program Coordinator, MSc in Islamic Finance

CIS, HBKU

2019 – Present
  • Assistant Professor of Islamic Finance

    CIS, HBKU

    2018 – Present
  • Visiting Academic

    Durham University Business School

    2016 – 2017
  • Origination & Structuring Assistant Vice President

    International Islamic Liquidity Management Corporation

    2011 – 2015
  • Financial Reporting and Modeling Senior Associate

    Aperam

    2009 – 2011
  • Treasury Projects Management Associate

    ArcelorMittal Group Treasury

    2007 – 2009

Education

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

ENS de Lyon

2017
  • Executive Masters in Islamic Finance

    Paris Dauphine University

    2011
  • MSc in Management

    NEOMA Business School

    2008

Selected Publications

  • BOOK CHAPTERS

  • Aassouli, D. (2020). Overview of Shari’ah Governance in Morocco.

    The Edinburgh Companion to Shari'ah Governance in Islamic Finance.

    2020
  • Aassouli, D. (2015). L’eau, le Soleil et le Vent: Nouvelles Énergies pour le Monde. Quels modes de financement éthiques [Water, Sun and Wind : New Energies for the World. Towards Ethical Financing Modes].

    In de Courcelles, D. (Ed.), Actes pour une Économie Juste. Paris: Paris Lemieux-Éditeur (diffusion Les Belles Lettres).

    2015
  • JOURNAL ARTICLES

  • Aassouli, D., Ebrahim, M.S., & Basiruddin, R. (2018). Can Unleveraged Green Investment Trusts (UGITs) Promote Liquidity Management and Sustainable Development?

    ISRA International Journal of Islamic Finance, 2(10). 126-142.

    2018
  • OTHERS

  • Aassouli, D., Asutay, M., Mohieldin, M., & Nwokike, T.C. (2018). Green Sukuk, Energy Poverty, and Climate Change: A Roadmap for Sub-Saharan Africa.

    Policy Research Working Paper. No. WPS 8680. Washington, D.C.: World Bank Group.

    2018