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Recent and Upcoming Talks

  • Conference talks at Society for Economic Anthropology Annual Meeting, Iowa City, 7 April 2017 and International Studies Association Annual Convention, Baltimore, February 2017.
  • Practitioner Engagement Talk "The Development of the Corporate Bond and Sukuk Market in Malaysia", 8th SC-OCIS Annual Roundtable on Islamic Finance, Ditchley Park, Oxfordshire, March 2017 (with Arshad M. Ismail).
  • Workshop paper presentation, Fung-Niehaus Workshop, Princeton University, January 2017.
  • Public Lectures at Balsillie School of International Affairs, 23 September 2016 and Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies, 13 December 2016.
  • Book launch The Everyday Political Economy of Southeast Asia, Centre for the Study of Globalisation & Regionalisation, University of Warwick, 9 May 2016 (with Juanita Elias, John Hobson and Leonard Seabrooke)


  • Expert advisor (finance). 2nd Interregional EU-ASEAN Perspectives Dialogue. Young Initiative on Foreign Affairs and International Relations (IFAIR), 2015



  • “Impact investing boosts Islamic finance”, Oxford Analytica Daily Brief, 17 December 2015
  • “Skills shortage to test Islamic finance”, Oxford Analytica Daily Brief, 19 February 2015
  • “Islamic finance will continue strong growth in Europe”, Oxford Analytica Daily Brief, 7 January 2014
  • “Crisis shows Islamic finance resilience”, Oxford Analytica Daily Brief, 7 January 2011
  • “Sukuk outlook improves with new issuers”, Oxford Analytica Daily Brief, 21 October 2010
  • “Islamic financial risk hedging grows”, Oxford Analytica Daily Brief, 7 July 2010
  • “Obstacles to Islamic finance standards”, Oxford Analytica Daily Brief, 8 March 2010

8th SC-OCIS Roundtable