Published annually, the ISLAMICA 500 is a business guide providing hard-to-find biographical details for 500 of the world’s most prominent and influential personalities in the Islamic world and economy.
Since the Islamic economy is multi-sectorial and global, the ISLAMICA 500 focuses on personalities from different sectors, markets and nationalities. Thus, this worldwide guide lists the leading figures from the worlds of industry, finance, science, business, politics, international affairs, law, and media. All areas that influence the Islamic Economy.
The global leaders recognized in the ISLAMICA 500 witness a variety of profiles and industries showing the diversity of the achievements made at a global scale, beyond gender, nationality, religion, sectors.From CEOs with global thought vision to hard working professionals with concrete achievements, the ISLAMICA 500 is a unique window to the best of what the Islamic economy can offer. Our research team assesses all year long the most innovative, creative and solid achievers.
The Guide receives year after year a growing recognition from media around the world and the support of solid partners. It has become THE reference of the industry.
The ISLAMICA 500 serves as the source of information to connect with the Global leaders of the Islamic economy.
On October 10th, the 2017 edition of the ISLAMICA 500 was launched during a Private Reception held in Dubai.
In the 2017 edition of the Islamica 500, RiyantoSofyan, Chairman of Sofyan Corp, was one of the 500 most prominent and influential personalities in the Islamic world and economy due to his contribution in various sectors, most notably Hospitality and Tourism.