Mohamad Sawwaf

Founder & CEO, Manzil

Dr. Mohamad Sawwaf is the Co-Founder & CEO of Manzil, the only Canadian Islamic FinTech that manufactures and distributes Halal financial solutions, including mortgages and investment funds.

Manzil offers fully compliant financial products, including mortgages and investment opportunities that are locally structured and available to Muslim Canadians looking to build wealth and assets. When financial health is at the forefront of Canadians’ minds, the Manzil team ensures that financial advice and opportunity are ethically available for all.

Mohamad holds a Doctorate in Islamic Finance focusing on the “”Determinants of the Likelihood of Islamic Banking and Financial Services among Canadian Muslims”. He also completed his MBA specializing in finance (Rotman) and his MSc in Corporate Governance (Henley, UK).

He regularly consults the UAE government on Islamic Finance practice and teaches corporate and Islamic finance, start-up, and entrepreneurship at local business schools.