10 October 2014

Geert Potjewijd appointed to the CIETAC panel of arbitrators

De Brauw partner Geert Potjewijd has been included as an arbitrator on the CIETAC panel. CIETAC, the China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission, is one of the major permanent arbitration institutions in the world.

With its headquarters in Beijing, CIETAC independently and impartially resolves economic and trade disputes by means of arbitration.

Geert Potjewijd was resident partner of De Brauw China from 2010 to mid 2014. As resident partner, he assisted a number of multinationals in designing and implementing their compliance program throughout Asia. He also advised several companies on their litigation strategy and internal investigations in Asia and China in particular. Geert has recently returned to De Brauw Amsterdam and now advises and represents major corporations and financial institutions in a wide range of regulatory and criminal enforcement matters regarding securities laws, insider trading, economic sanctions and anti-corruption laws.