CLIENT: We are working with a trading and commodities platform who are looking to establish new operations in Abu Dhabi.

ROLE: You will join as General Counsel and have the remit to grow a team and take significant leadership responsibility for the organisation, right from the start. Forming part of a senior management team, you will see yourself driving policy, regulatory and transactional matters, as well as large stake holder responsibilities and corporate governance.

CANDIDATE: Ideal candidates will be able to fulfil the following criteria:

- 10+ PQE and comfortable coming in at GC level

- Extensive experience covering global commodities and trade

- Top tier law firm experience coupled with multinational in-house work

- Happy to be based in Abu Dhabi (although note that the client's global network may allow relocation to Europe or Asia)

Highly unusual role, looking for a rare blend of experience from a candidate coming from a top tier regulated financial market.

REF: MA/1137042

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