We are pleased to announce that Inka Hanefeld has been appointed to the ICC Governing Body for Dispute Resolution Services for the 2022 - 2024 term beginning in September 2022.
The Governing Body’s mandate is to propose to the ICC Executive Board measures to ensure that the ICC Dispute Resolution Services achieve their principal objectives, including:
✔ Maintaining high-quality #service to users of ICC dispute resolution services;
✔ Identifying areas for #growth; and
✔ Preserving the ICC’s reputation as the pre-eminent global institution for resolving #disputes.
Inka will join as a new Member of the Governing Body with Heather Grenier, Senior Director of Commercial Litigation and Head of Operations for Legal and Global Security at Apple. Inka and Heather will replace outgoing members Laureanne Delmas and Vera Van Houtte, each of whom has completed two consecutive terms on the Governing Body. They will serve alongside Michael Mcilwrath, Chair of the Governing Body, Founder and CEO of MDisputes, Prof. Dr. Mohamed Abdel Wahab, Vice-Chair of the Governing Body, Partner at Zulficar & Partners Law Firm, Liz (Kyo-Hwa) Chung, Legal Director of Netflix Korea, Justin D'Agostino MH, CEO of Herbert Smith Freehills, Maria Fernanda Garza Merodio, CEO of Orestia, Pierrick Le Goff, Partner at De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés, Pierre Le Moine, Deputy Group CEO of Groupe SMA, Sundaresh Menon, Chief Justice of Singapore, Richard Susskind OBE, Technology Advisor to the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, and Maria Varsellona, Chief Legal Officer and Company Secretary of Unilever. The Governing Body also includes four ex officio members: Ajay BANGA, ICC Chair, John W.H. Denton AO, ICC Secretary General, Claudia Salomon, President of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, and Alexander Fessas, Secretary General of the ICC International Court of Arbitration.
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