- 9:00 am - 9:30 am
When and where?
February 6, 2024.
9:00 AM CET
Register on: https://ieuniversity.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN__iNU6huYSye_aadFKcLRlg#/registration
We are glad to invite you to attend to our next SCIEF Talk with Dr. Tanvir Uddin who will join us for a 30-minute discussion on 'Sustainable Prosperity: Islamic Finance Driving Positive Change in SMEs and Microfinance'.
In this episode of SCIEF Talks, we will explore the dynamic relationship between finance and impact. Discover the influence of Islamic finance on small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), examining how it cultivates sustainable prosperity on a global scale and mechanisms and ethical considerations within Islamic finance, showcasing their role in driving positive change in local economies, sparking innovation, and enhancing societal well-being. Join us for insights into a financial landscape that aligns profit with purpose, shaping a brighter and more inclusive future for SMEs worldwide.
Speaker: Dr. Tanvir Uddin
Impact Investing | Responsible Finance | Sustainability Entrepreneur
Dr. Tanvir Uddin loves innovating at the intersection of access to financial services, technology and sustainability. He is the Founder & CEO of the Wholesum Responsible Fund which helps investors obtain competitive returns and positive societal impact through investing in small business and microfinance assets. Previously, Tanvir was Co-Founder and CFO of Vyro, a sustainable mobility platform that uses technology to accelerate the transition to electric vehicles. He is a former management consultant at McKinsey and a Commercial Manager at Australia's leading green fintech, Brighte.
Tanvir holds a PhD from the University of Sydney where he examined the intersection of Islamic law and sustainable development through microfinance programs. He also holds First-Class Honours degrees from the University of New South Wales where he was a Scientia Scholar. Tanvir completed a Masters of Islamic Finance from IE Business School as part of the Islamic Development Bank’s Islamic Finance Talent Development Program.