(DIEDC) is a Dubai government body that acts as the custodian of implementing the ‘strategy of making Dubai the capital of Islamic economy’.
In his core post, Dr Al Janahi serves as the ‘General Advisor’ at ‘Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre’ (DIEDC). He is mandated to oversee the development and execution of strategies related to Islamic economy in Dubai. He is also assigned to introduce new initiatives supporting the vison of ‘Dubai the Capital of Islamic economy’.
Earlier, Dr Khalid served as a consultant to various legal institutions, and contributed to the structuring of new Islamic finance products. Earlier, he has led the Sharia Department at ‘Al Baraka Islamic Bank’ in Bahrain.
He is also serving as professor of ‘Islamic law in banking and finance’ in the ‘French Arabian Business School – Bahrain, a visiting lecturer in ‘Al Sharjah University’, and lecturer of ‘Islamic Jurisdiction at Al Imam Malek Islamic Institute’, Ministry of Justice and Islamic Affairs in Manama.