General Counsel, FWU Global Takaful Solutions


Dr Hiba Allam is currently based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and holds the position of General Counsel of FWU Global Takaful Solutions, an independent financial service provider operating internationally and focusing on the development of Shari’a-compliant family takaful products. Dr Allam joined FWU after having practiced law at leading American law firms in London and the Middle East. She advised clients on numerous Shari’a-compliant insurance and re-insurance matters. Dr Allam has published a number of articles on Islamic insurance and has been recognised as a leading lawyer in the takaful and re-takaful industry in the Islamic Finance News. She has contributed practice notes on takaful to LexisPSL Banking & Finance.

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Areas of Practice

Banking and Finance
  • Year Qualified



    Sorbonne-Assas University, Paris: PhD (Islamic insurance law)


    Law Society of England & Wales


    Solicitor, England & Wales