This issue is filled with great insights and expert commentary on areas that are relevant to the legal landscape and highlight how the business community is embracing technology, media and telecommunications. There are various topics covered, from new ways of working and digital transformation in the finance sector to data protection regulatory updates and guidance. We also have a series of articles that focus on e-commerce across a number of jurisdictions.
You will also find insights from our lawyers around real estate analytics, tech trends, and data centres.
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Foutoun is a Partner and head of Al Tamimi’s Bahrain office, and also a member of the Education, Projects, Rail, and Hotels & Leisure sector groups.
Foutoun has extensive experience in a broad range of corporate, commercial and investment matters including mergers and acquisitions, investment funds, corporate restructurings and private equity transactions. During her career Foutoun has represented clients both in private practice and in-house, including banks, family run businesses, and multi-national corporate clients.
Before joining Al Tamimi Foutoun served as the Head of Legal & Compliance (Middle East) for Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance (ME), a 100 FTSE listed company and the UK’s largest general insurer. Foutoun has been practicing law in Bahrain for 14 years.
1990 – BA Law, MA Law, University of Cambridge
1987 – BSC Political Science, the American University, Washington, D.C.
1997 – Solicitor in England & Wales
1992 – Bar in England & Wales