The Euromoney London Islamic Finance and Investment Conference

Pervez Nasim


Ansar Co-operative Housing Corporation, Canada

Mr Pervez Nasim is a bachelor of commerce and a certified management accountant (CPA). He is a founding member and chair of the board of the Islamic Co-operative Housing Corporation Ltd., first Interest-Free Home Ownership and Investment project in North America, and for that he has been volunteering his time since its inception in 1980 in Toronto. Mr Pervez Nasim is also chairman and CEO of Ansar Co-operative Housing Corporation and a number of Ansar Financial Group of Companies that organized the 3rd International Islamic Banking, Finance & Insurance (Takaful) Conference held in Ottawa, Canada in May 2007. Ansar Financial Group Companies are managing investments in excess of $85m on Interest-free basis in various projects and joint ventures in Canada. Mr Pervez Nasim is also chairman and CEO of first Interest-free Public Company in North America known as Ansar Financial and Development Corporation. This company is expected to be listed in a Stock Exchange in Canada early next year. Mr Pervez Nasim was employed by the Ministry of Finance in Canada, from where he took early retirement in 2004 after twenty-seven years of service, so that he can devote more time to the various Islamic financing and investment projects.

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Wed 11 - Thu 12 Feb 2015

Marriott London Grosvenor Square, London