ICC UAE Arbitration

ICC UAE Commission on Arbitration & ADR’s new steering committee

ICC UAE has announced the newly elected steering committee of the ICC UAE Commission on Arbitration & ADR for the term 2023-2025. 

ICC UAE, the national committee of the International Chamber of Commerce, plays a crucial role in connecting the United Arab Emirates with the global business community. With offices in Dubai and international headquarters in Paris, ICC UAE serves as a catalyst for economic growth and trade expansion. It actively promotes the UAE as a global trade hub and facilitates international business through its global network and local expertise, offering companies of all sizes a gateway to new markets. 

Meet the new committee:  

Mahmood Hussain, Founding Partner, Mahmood Hussain Law Firm

Vice Chairs 
Fatima Balfaqeeh, Managing Partner, Balfaqeeh Advocates & Legal Consultancy 
Karim Nassif, Principal, Nassif Arbitration 
Zaynab Penot, Founding Partner, Averroes Law 
Adrian Cole, Independent Arbitrator, Adrian Cole FZ LLE 
Alex Bevan, Partner, Shearman and Sterling 
Ali Ismael Al Zarooni, Managing Partner, Horizons & Co 
Alyazia Almarri, Owner, Alyazia Khalifa AlMarri Accounting & Auditing 
Anja Bolz, Independent Chartered Arbitrator, Bolz Arbitration 
Haitham Mokhtar Abdelaty, Committee Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators – UAE Branch 
Hend Al Mehairi, Associate, Al Tamimi & Co 
Iryna Akulenka, Committee Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators – UAE Branch 
Nasser Ali Khasawneh, Partner, Head of Technology Media and Telecoms Sector, Eversheds Sutherland 
Sara KoleilatAranjo, Partner, Al Tamimi & Co 
Victor Leginsky, Chartered Arbitrator, Arbitralis ADR