• Ziya Akıncı President of ISTAC Board of Arbitration

    Prof. Akıncı, president of the ISTAC Board of Arbitration, a member of Istanbul Bar Association, and Chairman of the International Private Law Department of Galatasaray University Faculty of Law, has for years been recognised by legal directories as a “leading individual” in arbitration, dispute resolution, international commercial law and construction. Prof. Akıncı has been involved in[…]

  • Jan Paulsson Member of ISTAC Board of Arbitration

    Professor Paulsson is a former President of the International Council for Commercial Arbitration, immediate past President of the LCIA, a former Vice-President of the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce, a member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague, a board member of the American Arbitration Association, and a[…]

  • Hamid Gharavi Member of ISTAC Board of Arbitration

    Dr. Hamid Gharavi has acted as arbitrator or counsel in over 150 commercial ad hoc and institutional arbitrations, including over 30 investment arbitrations under foreign investment laws and bilateral and multilateral treaties, in relation to a broad spectrum of industries, ranging from oil and gas, mining, M&A, military ordnance and defense, telecommunications, media, and aviation,[…]

  • Candan Yasan Member of ISTAC Board of Arbitration

    Dr. Yasan graduated with a law degree from Galatasaray University (2005), where she also completed her LL.M. (2009). She obtained Swiss Government Excellence Scholarship and worked as a visiting fellowship at Lausanne University-Swiss Institute of Comparative Law (2012-2013). She held her Ph.D. degree in 2015 with her thesis entitled applicable law to product liability. Dr.[…]

  • Bernard Hanotiau Member of ISTAC Board of Arbitration

    Prof. Dr. Bernard Hanotiau is a former vice-president of CEPANI and of the LCIA Court. He is a member of the Board of the DIAC, of the Court of Arbitration of SIAC and a member of the Procedure Committee of the Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitrators, as well as a member of the HKIAC International[…]