He is a Researcher at the International Shari‘ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA). He also teaches at International Centre of Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF). He is a member of Shariah Committee of BNP Paribas (Najmah) Malaysia Berhad and TAJ Bank Limited Nigeria.
He obtained his Bachelor Degree of Shari‘ah (first class honour) from Islamic University of Madinah in Saudi Arabia, followed by Master of Comparative Laws and PhD (Law) from International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM). His areas of specialisation include Shari‘ah, comparative laws and Islamic finance. His publications focus on Shari‘ah issues in Islamic finance, Islamic legal theory, comparative law, zakah, waqf and Islamic social finance.