Dr Resul Sapar has been lecturing Islamic finance subjects, specifically Islamic Financial Products and Services, Islamic Capital Market and Waqf, since January 2012.
Prior to lecturing, from January 1997 to December 2011, he was actively managing companies involving in Civil Construction, ICT, Proton Car Dealership, Petrol Kiosk Operation, Consultancy and Project Management related business, in which he was also the majority shareholder in all of these companies. He gradually relinquished his ownership and stewardship in the companies while enrolling PhD program at INCEIF in January 2012.
From August 1985 to January 1996, immediately after graduating in Bachelor of Economics (major in Business Administration), he joined Kwong Yik Bank Bhd (KYBB, Maybank subsidiary) as the management trainee. He was promoted to Assistant Branch Manager and later to Branch Manager, in 1990 and 1992, respectively. In 1993, he was amongst the few Branch Managers, within the Maybank Group, selected to launch and operate dual banking system, Conventional and Islamic Banking. He resigned from KYBB in January 1996 to pursue his entrepreneurship ambition.
His vast experience in business, banking and lecturing field will be a valuable asset to both PBS and postgraduate students.