Tawfiq Adnan Zuwayyed

Tawfiq Adnan Zuwayyed

Deputy General Legal Counsel at Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank | UAE

An experienced lawyer with over 20 years experience in Middle Eastern Countries as well as an excellent exposure and contacts with international law firms around the globe.

Seeking a challenging and rewarding career opportunity within a specialized organization. Interested in long-term employment where can utilize skills towards result oriented professional growth. Hoping to join a progressive organization that has the need for experienced people and offers opportunities for advancement.

The role started with Heading the Legal Services related to the Asset Recovery Management Unit, which is dealing with the huge- high risk and need- to closely monitored corporate accounts, and then became the head of litigation for the Bank, and recently been appointed as a deputy for the Global Head & General Counsel, assisting in the day- to – day management of the Legal Department, among other assignments, involved in:

Assisting in providing leadership and development to the Legal team to ensure that the department has a clear understanding of its functions as well as its performance and service delivery requirements.
Undertake coaching, training and mentoring of the employees at the junior levels.