Director General
Anthony Abrahams

Anthony Abrahams TD DL MBA MCIArb joined the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators as its Director General, on 10 April 2012. He is responsible for developing and implementing the Board of Trustees’ strategy to promote the Institute’s vision across the globe.
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Director of Governance and Legal Services
Tom Cadman

Tom is responsible for advising the Boards of Trustees and Management on compliance with the CIArb Constitution and other regulatory requirements; advising the PCC and PMG; advising members when acting as dispute resolvers; and the provision of legal advice in-house to the CIArb.
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Regional Director for the Far East & Australasia
Camilla Godman

Camilla joined CIArb in June 2015 as Regional Director for the Far East & Australasia. She is an arbitration lawyer (qualifying in London in 2004) and was a senior associate in the Ashurst Singapore disputes team until 2012.
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Director of Finance and IT
Simon Jones

Simon Joined CIArb in 2015 and is responsible for maintaining CIArb’s financial standing, reporting and advising the Boards of Trustees and Management on financial strategy and overseeing CIArb’s information and technology systems.
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Director of Education and Training
Dr Paresh Kathrani

Paresh joined CIArb as Director of Education and Training having spent many years in academia. During this time, he was a module leader on the LLB (Hons) degree, a PhD Coordinator, as well as a research supervisor. He also sat on several university committees, including the research and teaching committees.
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Director of Communications and Membership
Neil Newman

Neil joined CIArb in 2014 and is Director of Communications and Membership. He is the Director responsible for the strategic leadership on all aspects of marketing, events, public/media relations, corporate communications, membership and the global branch network.
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