Amjad Quadri, Regional Manager and joined Saturna Capitol in June of 2015. Before joining Saturna Amjad has 12 year of Islamic finance experience with two of the market leaders in that space. Amjad most recently was the vice president of Community Relations at Guidance Residential. Guidance is the market leader in Islamic home financing and is one of the most recognized brands in the Muslim community in America. Before moving into his current role, Amjad helped form advisory councils of local community leaders in three states and started two new offices, the latter which he supervised as Vice President of Business Development and New Markets at University Islamic Financial.
Amjad graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree from the college of Business in Information Decision Sciences. Before entering the world of finance, he worked in the information technology industry. He worked on Y2K conversion projects for several large corporations, including IBM, McKinsey & Company, and CNA. He then spent three years as a release engineer/project manager for Cyborg Systems, now owned by Hewitt Associates. Amjad's first foray into Islamic finance was as a field sales consultant for Guidance Financial Group in 2003. In his spare time, amongst other things, he has served as Vice President of one of the largest Mosques in America.