Dr Akhtarzaite Abdul Aziz was appointed as the Member of Shariah Committee with effect from 1 March 2020.
She is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Fiqh and Usul Al-Fiqh, IIUM.
She received her Bachelor’s degree in Law in 1994 and subsequently Bachelor’s degree in Shariah a year later. She then obtained her Master’s degree in Fiqh and Usul Al-Fiqh in 2000 and PhD in Fiqh and Usul Al-Fiqh in 2015, all from IIUM.
Currently, she is the Chairman of Great Eastern Takaful Berhad and serves as a member of Shariah Advisory Committee of IIUM Endowment Fund.