Directors

Director General
Catherine Dixon

Catherine joined CIArb in May 2020 having just completed a world-record breaking circumnavigation of the world on a tandem. Prior to her expedition Catherine spent time in chief executive roles at the Law Society of England and Wales, Askham Bryan College and NHS Resolution. 
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Director General Catherine Dixon


Deputy Director General
Tom Cadman

Tom is responsible for advising the Boards of Trustees and Management on compliance with the CIArb Constitution and other regulatory requirements; advising the PCC and PMG; advising members when acting as dispute resolvers; and the provision of legal advice in-house to the CIArb.
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Director of Education and Training
Dr Paresh Kathrani

Paresh joined CIArb as Director of Education and Training having spent many years in academia. During this time, he was a module leader on the LLB (Hons) degree, a PhD Coordinator, as well as a research supervisor. He also sat on several university committees, including the research and teaching committees.
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