Co-head of our international arbitration practice Ben Giaretta has been elected to the Board of Trustees of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb).
The Board of Trustees comprises 12 members and is responsible for the strategic direction of the CIArb and for the management and control of all its affairs. The members of the Board are trustees for the whole CIArb membership and its 42 Branches across the world.
Ben said: “Thank you to everyone who voted for me, and I look forward to representing all members of the CIArb as a Trustee during the next four years.
“The CIArb continues to progress and thrive, and I am excited be able to contribute to its strategy and management. Congratulations to all the others who have been elected, and many thanks to everyone who put themselves forward for election.”
About the CIArb
The CIArb is the world’s leading qualifications and professional body for dispute avoidance and dispute management. The CIArb is passionate about promoting a harmonious society and helping people and organisations avoid, manage and resolve conflict through its global network of over 17,000 members.
It provides education and training for arbitrators, mediators and adjudicators, as well as a range of resources including guidance, support, advice, networking and promotional opportunities, and facilities for hearings, meetings and other events.
The CIArb and Fox Williams co-host a pre-moot that has become a staple of the mooting calendar and is one of the best regarded pre-moots on the global stage. More information is available to view.