Ihsane Elidrissi Elhassani
-England & Wales- Masters in Law
I have a unique, extremely wide and versatile range of corporate commercial expertise including all areas of banking (corporate, retail, asset finance and leasing); asset management (working with Sovereign Wealth Fund); litigation, arbitration, mediation and other ADR expertise; insurance and reinsurance; financial services; regulatory; IT and IPRs; data protection; property/construction; licensing and company registry.
Trilingual, English, Arabic and French, deeply experienced, well-educated, robust and commercially minded senior lawyer with a proven
track record of over 20 years professional legal and management experience in the financing, banking, corporate, regulatory, compliance, commercial, re- insurance, asset management and construction, cross-border and at international levels.
An accomplished Legal Director, Company Secretary, compliance and legal head with strong senior management capabilities and hands on leadership by example style, having set up and successfully run legal departments for a major corporations including financial services regulator.
Successful track record with “blue-chip” corporations.
Senior business executive with experience as both Board Director and Board Corporate Secretary and used to handling all legal, compliance, risk management, regulatory, commercial contracts, regulatory/licensing and related corporate matters.
A sharp negotiator with excellent commercial contract drafting skills and broad competencies including financial services and other industry regulatory, risk management, compliance, corporate governance and secretariat skills.
Expertise in the legal and commercial construct of IFCs such as the Qatar Financial Centre, the Dubai International Financial Centre, the Bahrain
Financial Harbour and other financial centres in the MENASAregionplusCaribbeanIFCs, Singapore, Hong Kong and London UK.
Role model, leader and trainer, regularly speaks on legal, co sec, governance and risk management /internal control conferences.
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