Dr. Mohamed Damak

Director, Global Head of Islamic Finance, Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services

Mohamed is a Senior Director within the Financial Services team at S&P Global Ratings. He covers financial institutions in the Middle East and Africa region, and is also the Global Head of Islamic Finance within S&P Global Ratings, leading a global team of Islamic Finance analysts.

Before re-joining S&P Global Ratings, Mohamed worked as a Principal Credit Risk Officer for the African Development Bank in Tunis. From 2006 to 2010, he worked for S&P Global Ratings, covering conventional and Islamic financial institutions in the Middle East and North Africa region.

Mohamed holds a PhD in Finance and a Master’s degree in “Money, Banking and Finance” from University of Paris 2, Pantheon Assas and a Master’s degree in Financial Institutions Management from Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Tunis.