About Us

Mohd Faizal Bin Yusof

Assistant Professor & Associate Researcher

Mohd Faizal is an Associate Researcher at Rabdan Academy since January 2022. He is an experienced blockchain researcher, university technology transfer officer, software developer, and former start-ups entrepreneur. He has had the opportunities to hold a number of senior management and technical positions in software technology companies. He has extensive experience in Intellectual Properties (IP) protection and IP commercialization within a university ecosystem. Mohd Faizal has hands-on experience in launching cryptocurrency Initial Coin Offering (ICO) and Secure Token Offering (STO). His most recent posting before joining Rabdan Academy, was to set up a blockchain Research & Development division for a Malaysian public listed company.


    • MBA in Technology Entrepreneurship
    • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
    • OTHM Diploma Level 7 in Certified Cybersecurity Professional

Teaching Areas

    · Data Analytics

    · Internet Governance

    · Information Security Management

    · SSDEC System and Technologies

    · Computer Forensics

Research Interests

    • Blockchain Technology
    • Fintech for the Unbanked & Underbanked
    • Cryptocurrency
    • Non-Fungible Tokens (NFT)
    • Product Traceability
    • Machine Learning
    • Self-Verifiable Document


    Yusof, M.F., Rasid, L.A., & Masri, R. (2021). Implementation Of Zakat Payment Platform For Cryptocurrencies. DOI: 10.51377/azjaf.vol2no1.41

    Yusof, M.F, Masri, R & Soekre N. (2021). Trend Analysis of Cryptocurrency Trading During COVID-19 Pandemic. DOI: 10.47310/iarjbm.2021.v02i05.014

    Aluko, F., Mat, M.Z., Bakar, H., Yusof, M.F (2022). The Significance of Information Dissemination via social media on Residents’ Involvement in Disaster Management [Manuscript submitted for publication].

Mohd Faizal Bin Yusof
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