FIDIC Adjudicator Details

International Client Manager

Ugo  Galli

  Country of residence: Uganda

  Citizenship: Italy


Countries with experience

Other countries with experience:

Global regions

  • North America
  • East Asia
  • South Asia
  • East Europe
  • West Europe
  • Middle East
  • North Africa
  • Sub Sahara Africa

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Construction contract experience

  • Construction Contract, 1st Ed (1999 Red Book)
  • Construction Contract, MDB Harmonised Ed, June 2010
  • Plant & Design-Build Contract, 1st Ed (1999 Yellow Book)
  • Plant and Design-Build Contract 2nd Ed (2017 Yellow Book)

Consultancy contract experience

  • Not applicable - none of the above

Specialist contract experience

  • Not applicable - none of the above

Other contract experience

  • Acted as the Engineer or Contract/Claims Expert on several projects where FIDIC forms were used

CV - Services offered

  • Arbitration
  • Adjudication
  • Mediation
  • Contract Expert/specialist
  • Independent expert
  • Expert witness

Technical expertise

  • Building - domestic
  • Building - commercial
  • Building - industrial
  • Civil Engineering - Land Drainage & Dewatering
  • Civil Engineering - River & Flood Control
  • Civil Engineering - Tunnelling and piling
  • Civil Engineering - Retaining Walls
  • Civil Engineering - Dams and reservoirs
  • Civil Engineering - other
  • Construction law
  • Cost engineering (QS)
  • Environmental issues
  • Energy & Power - Hydro Systems
  • Infrastructure, Railways, Bridges
  • Metro railway and stations
  • Road and highways - bridges and car parks
  • Road and highways - other
  • Rail - Infrastructure Engineering and Maintenance
  • Rail - Track Engineering and Construction
  • Rail - other
  • Water - drainage and sewerage
  • Water - Water Supply
  • Water - Water Treatment
  • Water - Sewerage
  • Water - Sewage Treatment
  • Water - Flooding and Drainage
  • Waste Water - Treatment and Pumping Plant
  • Waster Water - treatment/distribution
  • Claims and variations

  • Extension of time
  • Project scheduling
  • Defects
  • Technical issues

Short summary experiences

Experience in dispute resolution includes both acting as a neutral and representing one of the parties to the dispute as counsel._x000D_Experience as arbitrator is related to dispute resolution through international arbitration proceedings under arbitration rules issued by the relevant arbitral institution, in this case KCAB._x000D_Experience in arbitration as counsel is mainly related to arbitration proceedings under the ICC rules, and is entirely related to disputed arising out of projects where the construction contract was based on the FIDIC forms._x000D_The same apply to adjudication/DAB proceedings, where experience was entirely gained on projects where the construction contract is based on the FIDIC forms (mainly the 1999 suite)._x000D_Court litigation experience includes acting as technical expert for one of the parties, either the Employer or the Contractor.

Position and experience

Acredited mediator: Yes
Acredited arbitrator: Yes

Employment status:
Present position: General Manager
Previous positions: Managing Director, Chief Operating Officer, Vice President Operations, Technical Director, Regional Director Middle East


  • Arbitration (as Party Nominated Arbitrator)
  • Arbitration (as Counsel)
  • Adjudication
  • DAB (as Counsel)
  • Court Litigation (as Expert Witness)


  • Register of Professional Engineers - Italy
  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
  • Society of Construction Law
  • Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering International

Panel listings

  • International Centre for Arbitration and Mediation in Kampala (ICAMEK)

Qualifications, jurisdiction and discipline

  • Master Degree
  • Italy
  • Civil Engineering
  • Master of Laws
  • UK
  • Construction Law and Arbitration
  • PG Diploma
  • UK
  • Forensic Schedule Analysis
  • PG Certificate
  • UK
  • The Mechanics of Project Financing