Mufti Muhammad Umar Ashraf is a prominent and distinguished Shariah Scholar & Researcher. He has done his Al--Aalamiyyah (a degree recognized by the Higher Education Commission Pakistan as a Masters in Arabic and Islamic Studies) in 2005 from Jamia Darul Uloom Karachi which is one of the most reputed and prestigious religious institution in the country.Then he completed his specialization in Islamic Jurisprudence (Al-Takhassuss Fil Iftaa)in 2008 from the same institution i.e. Jamia Darululoom Karachi.He is also double Masters (Masters in Arabic & Islamic Studies) from Punjab University and having M.Phill from Lahore Leads University.Currently, He is doing his Ph.D in Islamic Finance from The University of Punjab,Lahore.
His previous experience includes Shariah Advisory Services in several Islamic Financial Instituions like Modarabas,Takaful Window and other IFS’s within Pakistan.He is also a Shariah Consultant & Shariahs Board Member of Leading Charitable Organizations(Hopitals & Trusts) for Zakat Management Syste(ZMS).He regularly delivers lectures on Islamic Economics & Finance and Zakat Management System at different forums and educational institutions.He is also a Visiting Faculty Member (VFM)in National University(Fast) Lahore from 2012.
Mufti Muhammad Umar Ashraf focuses on presenting Islamic solutions to problems related to the modern existence, thereby applying his expertise in bringing the modern world abreast with the Shariah.