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ICC YAF is headed by the Global Coordinating Committee (GCC) and based at ICC’s Global Headquarters in Paris. The GCC coordinates ICC’s seven YAF regional chapters, and is responsible for selecting the Regional Representatives and overseeing general coordination between the regional chapters.

The seven Regional Chapters include:

  • ICC YAF — Africa
  • ICC YAF — Middle East and Turkey
  • ICC YAF — North Asia
  • ICC YAF — South Asia
  • ICC YAF — Europe and Russia
  • ICC YAF — Latin America
  • ICC YAF — North America

Each Regional Chapter is organised as follows:

  • the Regional Director / Head of Chapter
  • the ICC YAF Representatives

The Regional Director/Head of Chapter works with the GCC to select the Regional Representatives nominated for a two-year term.

Representatives operate semi-autonomously with the guidance of their Regional Director to ensure that the Regional Chapter achieves its goals. Each Chapter is in charge of promoting and developing its designated region’s network of young practitioners and organising events.

Global Coordinating Committee members

Ana Serra e Moura ICC YAF Co-Chair, Deputy Secretary General, ICC International Court of Arbitration
Alya Ladjimi ICC YAF Co-Chair, Manager, ICC International Centre for ADR
Stephanie Goubelle  Senior Manager, ICC Promotion Arbitration and ADR

Regional Coordinating Committees members

ICC YAF — Africa

Diamana Diawara Regional Director, ICC Arbitration and ADR for Africa, Paris, France
Pascoal Justino Bié linkedin Associate, TTA Sociedade de Advogados, Maputo, Mozambique
Omakwu Marx Ikongbeh linkedin Principal/Founder at Everlaw Associates [Formerly Ad-Infinitum Legal], Abuja, Nigeria
Chloe de Jager linkedin Senior Associate, Pinsent Masons Africa LLP, Johannesburg, South Africa
Aicha Mane linkedin Managing Director, Ayana Strategy Limited, Consultancy Firm, Dakar, Senegal
Perenami Momodu linkedin Partner, ǼLEX (LEGAL PRACTITIONERS AND ARBITRATORS), Lagos, Nigeria
Albert Mukasa linkedin Managing Partner at M&K Advocates – advocate lawyer and arbitrator, Kampala, Uganda
Mame Ama Esaama Orleans-Lindsay linkedin Head of Legal, Forewin Ghana Limited, Accra, Ghana
Tabitha Joy Raore linkedin Senior Associate | Litigation Department Anjarwalla & Khanna LLP, Nairobi, Kenya

ICC YAF — North Africa, Middle East & Turkey

Dania Fahs Director, ICC Arbitration and ADR, Middle-East, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Faizy Syed Ahmad linkedin Partner and Group Head of Corporate Practice, Al Hashmi Law, Muscat, Oman
Sherif Akl linkedin Counsel Egypt at Philip Morris International, Cairo, Egypt
Nicole Araygi linkedin Associate, Araygi & Maalouly Law Firm, Beirut, Lebanon
Anthony Feghali linkedin Attorney at Law, Associate, Boustany & Gemayel Law Office, Qatar
Sima Ghaffari linkedin Associate, Ferdowsi Legal, Tehran, Iran
Rawdha Hidri linkedin Junior Legal Counsel, HOUERBI Law Firm, Tunis, Tunisia
Nuna Lerner linkedin Partner, Gornitzky & Co, Tel Aviv, Israel
Amr Omran linkedin Senior Associate, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Dubai, UAE
Korkmaz Ozgecan linkedin Senior Associate, Kabine Law Firm, Istanbul, Turkey
Zaynab Penot linkedin Senior Associate, ICLO, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Noor Sadiq linkedin Junior Associate, Zeenat Al Mansouri & Associates, Manama, Bahrein
Dara Sahab linkedin Associate, Squire Patton Boggs, Dubai, UAE
Iliass Segame linkedin Lawyer, Segame&Partners: Phd Student, Casablanca, Morocco

ICC YAF — Europe and Russia

Laetitia de Montalivet Regional Director, ICC Arbitration and ADR, Paris, France
Joana Granadeiro linkedin Associate at Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados, Lisbon, Portugal
Paul Hauser linkedin Counsel, Clifford Chance PartmbB, Frankfurt, Germany
Iuliana Iancu linkedin Partner, Hanotiau & Van den Berg, Brussels, Belgium
Greg Lourie linkedin Associate, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Paris, France
Tamara Manasijevic linkedin Arbitrator and Counsel, ARP, Vienna, Austria
Sean McCarthy linkedin Barrister at Law, Dublin, Ireland
Benjamin Moss linkedin Senior Associate, Sidley, Geneva, Switzerland
Samuel Pape linkedin Lawyer, Latham & Watkins, London, United Kingdom
Denis Parchajev linkedin Senior Associate at Motieka & Audzevičius, Vilnius, Lithuania
Fabio G. Santacroce linkedin Senior Associate, ArbLit, Milan, Italy
Alexandra Shmarko linkedin Associate, Baker & McKenzie, Moscow, Russia
Marie Valentini linkedin Counsel, August-Debouzy, Paris, France
Alicja Zielińska-Eisen linkedin Of Counsel, Queritius / Academic Coordinator, IDR LL.M. Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany/Warsaw, Poland

ICC YAF — North Asia

Donna Huang Regional Director, ICC Arbitration and ADR, Shanghai, China
Hassan Ali linkedin Senior Associate, Axis Law Chambers, Lahore, Pakistan
Alison Shih Yun Chang linkedin
Equity partner, iADR, Taipei, Taiwan
Mino Han linkedin Partner, Peter & Kim, Seoul, South Korea
Eriko Kadota linkedin Managing Associate, Linklaters, Tokyo, Japan
Naranbulag (Nara) Khukhuu linkedin Partner, Anderson & Anderson LLP, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Adela Mao linkedin Barrister, Tower Chambers, Hong Kong
Shul Park linkedin Attorney, KIM & CHANG, Seoul, South Korea
Diane Zhu Peng linkedin Partner, Fangda Partners, Beijing, China
Cameron Sim linkedin International Counsel, Debevoise & Plimpton, Hong Kong
Ying Wu linkedin Of Counsel, TianTong Law Firm, Beijing, China
Chen-Gang Yen linkedin
Associate, Jones Day, Taipei, Taiwan
Alex Yuan linkedin Senior Associate, Junhe Law Firm

ICC YAF — South Asia

Tejus Chauhan
Regional Director, ICC Arbitration and ADR, Singapore, Singapore
Arthi Anbalagan linkedin
Senior Legal Counsel, Exyte Asia-Pacific Holding Ltd
Kabir Barat linkedin
Foreign Legal Associate, DLA Piper, Perth, Australia
Aanchal Basur linkedin
Partner, AB Law, Delhi, India
Grace Chaw linkedin
Advocate & Solicitor, Grace Chaw & Co., Sabah, Malaysia
Dutsadee Dutsadeepanich linkedin
Managing Partner, PT & Associates, Bangkok, Thailand
Erin Eckhoff linkedin Senior Associate at King & Wood Mallesons, Sydney, Australia
Savani Gupte linkedin Partner, SAMVĀD Partners, Mumbai, India
Sayed Hamidullah Hashemi linkedin Head of Legal Affairs, Policy and ADR, ICC Afghanistan, Kabul, Afghanistan
Yasith Hirimburegama linkedin Attorney at Law, Colombo;  LL.B(Hons), MA.IR, UTUGS funded doctoral researcher in Law, University of Turku, Finland, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Dimitrios Katsikis linkedin Senior Associate, Shearman & Sterling LLP, Singapore, Singapore
Akshay Kishore linkedin
Partner, Bird & Bird ATMD, Singapore, Singapore
Nikki Krisadtyo linkedin
Senior Associate, UMBRA – Strategic Legal Solutions, Jakarta, Indonesia
Vikas Mahendra linkedin
Partner (Arbitration), Keystone Partners; Consultant, Center for Online Resolution of Disputes, Bangalore, India
Maria Luisa Dominique D. Mauricio linkedin Associate Solicitor, Office of the Solicitor General, Makati City, Philippines
Karen Gek Suan Ng linkedin
Partner, Karen, Mak & Partners, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Kshipra Pyare linkedin
Associate, AK Law Chambers, Chennai, India
Kieu Anh Vu linkedin Founding & Managing Partner, KAV Lawyers, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

ICC YAF — Latin America

Katherine Lievano  ICC Arbitration and ADR, Latin America, Panama City, Panama
Ricardo Ampuero linkedin Independent Consultant, Lima, Peru
Álvaro Awad Sirhan linkedin
Partner, Contreras Velozo, Santiago de Chile, Chile
Nora Esther Cabrera Velasco linkedin Partner, Magaloni Abogadas S.C., Mexico City, Mexico
Erick Clavel linkedin Partner,Clavel Abogados; General Director, LawKit Software, Mexico City, Mexico
Aline Dias linkedin Partner, Franco Leutewiler Henriques Advogados, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Pablo Jaroslavsky linkedin Senior Associate, Dechamps International Law, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Marcela Kohlbach linkedin Lawyer, Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Andrés Larrea Savinovich linkedin Senior Associate, Tobar ZVS LLP, Quito, Ecuador
Mariana Martins-Costa Ferreira linkedin Independent lawyer, São Paulo, Rio de Jaineiro, Brazil
Rafael Rincón Ordóñez linkedin Founding Member, Zuleta Abogados, Bogota, Colombia
Silvia Trejos Zamora linkedin Senior Associate, LPA Legal & Consulting, San José, Costa Rica
Bernardo Wayar Ocampo linkedin Partner, Wayar & Von Borries Abogados S.C., La Paz, Bolivia

ICC YAF — North America

Marek Krasula  Regional Director, SICANA, Inc., New York, United States
Eric Bedard linkedin Partner, Woods LLP, Montreal, Canada
Michael Fernandez linkedin Counsel, Rivero Mestre LLP, New York, United States
Thomas Hatfield linkedin Associate, McMillan LLP, Vancouver, Canada
Gabriela Lopez Stahl linkedin Associate, White & Case LLP, Los Angeles, United States
Rebeca Mosquera linkedin Associate, Akerman LLP, New York, Miami, United States
Malgorzata Mrozek Associate, Fitch Law Partners LLP, Boston, United States
Diogo Pereira linkedin Partner, De Almeida Pereira PLLC, Washington, United States
Eugenie Rogers linkedin Senior Associate, Baker Mackenzie, Dallas, United States
Jose Sanchez linkedin Counsel, Vinson & Elkins, New York, United States
Emily Sherkey linkedin Senior Associate, Torys LLP, Toronto, Canada
Chris Smith linkedin Senior Associate, King & Spalding, Atlanta, United States
Jocelyn Turnbull Wallace linkedin Associate, McCarthy Tetrault, Calgary, Canada
Juliana De Valdenebro Garrido linkedin Senior Associate, Hogan Lovells, Miami, United States
Florencia Villaggi linkedin Of Counsel, Herbert Smith Freehills, New York, United States
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