Zaineb Sefiani

Project Manager, Morningstar Europe, London

Ms. Zaineb Sefiani is a Project Manager for Morningstar Europe in London, responsible for Morningstar’s Middle East and Sharia databases. Prior to joining Morningstar in 2010, she was an Associate Client Relationship Manager for the BMB Group, an Islamic advisory firm. She has been actively engaged in the Islamic finance industry for a number of years. Her specific experience includes working on a number of Islamic traditional funds, which she used for structuring Sharia-compliant alternative investment funds.

She has a focused understanding of Islamic financial contracts and institutions, and has worked on various projects involving Sharia-compliant equity and Murabaha funds, and has relationships with a global network of fund managers.