Professional Background

01/2012 - CURRENT

Mediator

Self Employed - London, Surrey/Greater London

  • Engaged in mediation and commercial negotiations with opposing parties as needed, representing clients in a professional manner.

  • Reduced or eliminated risk by providing expert advice on of business plans and operational activities.

  • Chaired large litigation group representing large numbers of litigants

  • Secured litigation funding for legal action

  • Settled complex litigation disputes

  • Managed a diverse team of senior barristers and solicitors

09/1981 - 01/2012

Managing Director

Various American Commercial Banks - London/Europe

  • Provided excellent leadership skills to maintain steady and productive operations.

  • Utilised practical communications skills to maintain and build positive client relationships.

  • Customised products to meet user specifications improving customer experience.

  • Spearheaded special projects and resolved complex problems that impacted management and business direction.

  • Managed team of 1100 employees, overseeing the hiring, training, and professional growth of employees.

  • Supported financial and business forecasts to facilitate accurate budgets.

Education

Degree of Utter Bar

Honorable Society of the Middle Temple, London

BPTC

University of Law - London

Graduate Diploma in Law

University of Law - London

MBA

Manchester Business School

Member of Phoenix Dispute Resolution, IMI and Civil Mediation Council