Sheikh Abdul Sattar Abu Ghuddah

Dr. Abdul Sattar Abu Ghuddah is the Shariah Advisor and Director, Department of Financial Instruments at Al-Baraka Investment Co. of Saudi Arabia.
He holds a PhD in Islamic Law from Al Azhar University Cairo, Egypt. He is an active member of Islamic Fiqh Academy and the Accounting & Auditing Standards Board of Islamic Financial Institutions.
Dr. Abdul Sattar teaches Fiqh, Islamic studies and Arabic in Riyadh and has done a valuable task of research and compiling information for the Fiqh Encyclopedia in the Ministry of ‘Awqaf’ and Islamic Affairs, Kuwait. He has been a member of the ‘Fatwa’ Board in the same Ministry from 1982 to 1990.