02 May 2020
DVC's Head of Chambers, Winnie Tam SC, JP has been appointed to the Appointments Committee of the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre, effective today. This is a position in addition to her current appointment to the Nominations Committee of HKIAC since November 2018, following significant reforms in the governance of the HKIAC.
The Appointments Committee falls under the auspices of the HKIAC Council. Members of the Committee are empowered to appoint and confirm arbitrators, emergency arbitrators, mediators and experts, to determine the number of arbitrators, to fix the costs of arbitrations and review and admit members to the HKIAC's panels and lists of arbitrators.