The honorary advisory council of Kaden Boriss Global Alliance Link (KBGAL) comprises of stalwarts of the industry. These honorary council members, chosen prudently and judiciously, jointly oversee the vision, mission and activities of KBGAL
Alexandre is a graduate of the Faculty of Law, University of Lille (II), where he obtained a LLM in International and European law (1999).
He has advised and assisted numerous clients in Foreign investment, Corporate and Commercial matters, contractual drafting and negotiation in Asia, particularly in Thailand and Hong Kong, for more than 15 years.
Alexandre is also serving the Franco-Thai Chamber of Commerce as President. He has lectured on and authored several academic, commercial articles and presentations at Business forums and currently represents the firm at Interlegal International network.
Alexandre is a founding Partner of Orbis Alliance and Orbis Thailand.
Sr. Lead Partner, Kaden Boriss - New Delhi & NCR GuruGram, India
Dr. Anup Gogna
Dr. Anup Gogna is a Strategy, policy & planning expert with emphasis on the education and training environments. It also includes service allied sectors for creating a globalized perspective to methodology and delivery. He has worked for and with leading Education Organizations in India, USA, Canada, Malaysia, Thailand and other parts of the world either at Senior Management positions or as an Advisor. He has been involved with the education and service industry for over thirty years and has created successful models of international projects, partnerships and venture initiatives including global alliances. He has headed big transnational projects in the education industry and led successful ventures in many countries around the globe. He is a critical thinker, policy trigger and change initiator in areas of experience and has been contributing to bringing about structural and operational changes in the education delivery and methodology domains globally.
Founding Partner and Head of the Corporate Practice Group, Philippines
Ma. Cecilia S. Burayag
Cecille has professionally been active especially in investments, corporate organization and restructuring, joint venture negotiations, mergers and acquisitions, immigration, and family law. She has been sought after by clients to represent them before judicial, quasi-judicial bodies and administrative agencies.
She started her law career as a litigation lawyer. She further developed her legal expertise as head of the legal department of various multi-national companies and regional headquarters based in the Philippines.
Cecille obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Public Relations from the St. Paul College of Manila in 1978. She then received her degree in Bachelor of Laws from the Ateneo de Manila University in 1985. In 2009, she received her degree in Masters in Public Management also from the Ateneo de Manila University. She was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 1986.
She is a Founding Partner and Head of the Corporate Practice Group of MBLaw.
Advocate & Solicitor (Sing) Commissioner of Oaths & Notary Public
Chee Chun Woei
Chee Chun Woei is an advocate & solicitor based in Singapore. He was made a part of the Singapore bar in 1993, and currently serves as the Commissioner of Oaths & Notary Public. With over 20 years of experience in intellectual property the world over and a vast expertise, he has a keen interest in the area of business and technology too. Chun Woei has provided legal advice to a number of organizations and has also served as Prime i Adviser to the Singapore Government. He has to his credit successfully filed three patents, one of them being the development of a unique platform that helps IP owners issue equity and debt securities. Chun Woei currently advises start-ups focused on financial, legal, and technology insurance.
Founder and Managing Director, Junobo Hotels Private Limited
Christopher is founder and Managing Director of Junobo Hotels Private Limited, the development company behind Soho House Mumbai, as well as a founder and Board Director of Mauritius-based holding companies Exchange Juhu Limited and Exchange Ventures Limited.
He is also a Board Director of Crossover Capital Limited, a London-based investment house focussed on developing markets.
Up until 2012 he was partner at London law firm Mishcon de Reya, where he led the firm's funds practice.
Between 2006 and 2009, he was a founder director of K2 Property, a €200m Mauritius-based fund investing in Indian real estate, and Saffron India Real Estate Fund, a USD100m Mauritius-based fund, also investing in Indian real estate.
He is an alumni of London Business School and Oxford University.
Fayez Al Dosari is the Senior Partner of the Firm. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Law degree from Kuwait University in 1995. He obtained the Specialized Language of Law Certificate from Georgetown University, Washington DC in 1998. In 1996 he attended the Legal Responsibilities Seminar for Construction Engineers and Contractors in Kuwait and also attended the Arab Conference for Dispute Resolution in Beirut. He also attended the Contract Management and Implementation Course in 2000 at the Kuwait University. He obtained the Mediation Certificate from the International Development Law Organization in Rome in May 2001 and attended the Training course in Regulations on Purchasing and International Projects organized by World Trade Organization in 2003. Prior to joining Al Oula Law in 2008 he was Assistant Legal Adviser for Kuwait Fund for Economic Development from 1995 - 2008. Fayez specializes in dispute resolution, mediation, commercial law, real estate & construction law. He is fluent in Arabic and English.
Hemant is now an independent international lawyer and counsel with specialisation in diverse laws and policies. He was the original founder of Kaden Boriss Global, a legal and business strategist organisation of independent and autonomous global law firms and offices. Kaden Boriss was founded by him in 2003, which has global presence today. He is well acclaimed writer and author of several law and public policy books. He was awarded with prestigious Mahatma Gandhi Seva Medal by the Gandhi Global Foundation. He is the elected Vice President of SAARCLAW (South Asian Association For Regional Co-operation In Law), a regional apex body of SAARC. He is associated with various projects of UN, UNDP, UNAIDS and UN-ESCAP. He is Chair of the South Asia Committee of Indian National Bar Association. He has been Mentor at Indian School of Business and SOIL. He is on the Advisory Board of several international foundations and organisations.
Founder and Managing Director of Synergio, Malaysia
Dr. Jayanthi Desan
Jayanthi is the founder and Managing Director of Synergio, one of Malaysia's leading sustainability strategy consultancies. She has wide experience in the area of governance and sustainability and has worked extensively with governmental agencies, corporations, and non-profit organisations in Malaysia, covering sectors that include banking and finance, oil and gas, telecommunication, utilities, education, and conglomerates. As an experienced trainer, she has conducted workshops and provided lectures for institutions across Asia, Europe and the Middle East, in various sustainability and community investment areas. Published in the area, she is often invited as an expert speaker as well as keynote speaker for various conferences, both locally and internationally. Before consultancy, she was the Executive Director of the Malaysian Centre of Regulatory Studies, University Malaya. She is an Independent non-Executive Director of one of Malaysia's largest diversified conglomerates. She has a regular column in The Sun called 'CR Talk'.
Johannes is the founder of Sound Leadership, an international creative consulting company in Boston, USA. Sound Leadership conducts musical-thinking programs with innovation leaders in the U.S., Europe and Asia such as Boston Consulting Group, Fidelity, IDEO and the IE Brown University MBA. Johannes has vast experience in international management consulting, focusing on strategy, reorganization and personal effectiveness programs. He works for board-level projects with Fortune500 companies. Johannes Flecker is a faculty member at the Applied Innovation Institute in Singapore and he was business lecturer at the University of Graz, Austria. He holds a Ph.D. in business and he is summa cum graduate from Berklee College of Music in Boston.
CEO & Proprietor, KHCS Consultants Limited Borehamwood, England
Karen (Harris) Millie-James
Karen studied business and languages at the University of Westminster and commenced her career in the legal department of Levi Strauss, quickly being promoted to European Group Company Secretary. She founded KHCS Consultants Limited and Sovereign Accountants. Karen is widely recognised internationally as an expert in the corporate field and she sits on many boards of directors in an advisory capacity. In March 2016 Karen's first novel, The Shadows Behind Her Smile, was published and can be found in all good bookshops in the UK, and on Amazon worldwide. The sequel, Where In The Dark, is due for release in March 2017.
Preeti specialises in contractual, transactional and trans-national legal documentation and legal advisory specific to estate and succession planning, cross-border investments, business acquisitions, and corporate, commercial and regulatory issues. She joined Kesar Dass B. & Associates, Lawyers in 1994 as a legal intern, subsequently being promoted to Associate and Senior Associate. She joined Kaden Boriss as a Partner and was later promoted to the position of Senior Partner. Preeti has further experience in government liaison, franchise, royalty documentation, branding, mergers & acquisition, salary arbitration and international law.
Stefania specializes in corporate and commercial work, with a focus on M&A (with particular expertise in cross border and multi-jurisdictional transactions), joint ventures, commercial contracts, operational agreements, and IP/IT transactional work. An expert negotiator, Stefania assists clients in complex negotiations. She is a member of the Corporate Governance Focus Team. Stefania's corporate practice spans a wide range of industries: she assists clients in financial services, real estate, fashion and luxury goods, consumer products, telecommunications media and high tech.
Global Strategist and Business Development Specialist, UAE
Tomas Csobonyei is Global Strategist and Business Development specialist in Kaden Boriss with 15+ years of widespread local and international experience from various industries, including strategic business development, start-ups, re-engineering process in areas of B2C, B2B, B2G as well as investment projects in Europe, Middle East, Africa & South Asia. Extensive business experience from the private and governmental sector in the Middle East.
Tomas held senior executive positions in several international companies including position of Managing Partner of HILL International in Vienna, one of oldest consulting house in Europe. He has also worked in foreign direct investment in Central & Eastern Europe. Tomas has 10+ years of experience in corporate strategy & business development in GCC and across the broader Middle East region.
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