19.06.2009 - Godly, but ambitious
From Economist.com: Adnan Yousif wants to build the first truly global Islamic bank. Most practitioners of Islamic finance pride themselves on their modesty. But not Adnan Yousif, the chairman of the Union of Arab Banks, a regional club for financial firms. He has recently struck a tone more reminiscent of greed-is-good Wall Street, with a grand plan to build the biggest Islamic bank yet seen, spanning the world and providing Muslim countries with new financial services their people have barely heard of.........Full Article: Source