Full Name
Ms. Aarta Alkarimi
Job Title
Founding Partner
Chrysalis (FZE)
Speaker Bio
Aarta is seasoned lawyer, arbitrator, and accredited mediator with significant experience advocating and adjudicating matters pertaining to disputes on large-scale and complex construction, infrastructure, and engineering projects around the world (including major trans-national projects).

As counsel, Aarta practiced law at the New York, Dubai, and Abu Dhabi offices of some of the most well-respected/top tier American firms before setting up Chrysalis.

Her list of clients include governments, semi-government and publicly held companies, and private entities for matters pertaining to construction/infrastructure projects and real estate including:

- One of the world's longest trans-national crude oil pipelines
- various utilities networks
- compressor stations
- major airports
- stadiums
- high-rise towers
- schools

Aarta regularly acts as chairperson, party-appointed, or sole arbitrator under various institutional rules and in ad hoc arbitrations.
Aarta Alkarimi