Full Name
Ms Fatima Balfaqeeh
Job Title
Managing Director
RKAH Legal Consultancy
Speaker Bio
Fatima Balfaqeeh is a Lawyer, independent Arbitrator, Mediator, and a Business Consultant.
Her career began two decades ago in government and semi-government entities in Abu Dhabi, leading contracts and procurement function. She has worked extensively with-in commercial, legal and operational matters across a wide array of sectors, including construction-related fields, governance enforcement in contracts and procurement, project-related finance, payables, and banking credit facilities for corporate clients. She is now a Certified Independent Arbitrator and a Certified Commercial Mediator, she has been invited to speak at multiple national and international ADR events.
In 2018, Fatima launched her own consultancy. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), a Member in RICS as a chartered Facilities Management Surveyor, and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply Chain (CIPS). She holds key advisory positions with IBA, ICC UAE, and RICS.
Fatima Balfaqeeh