David D.

Global Law | Director of Operations

Netherlands
EN, AF

Baker McKenzie is a premier global law firm, consistently recognized as one of the largest, most innovative law firms in the region. With 36 offices in 26 jurisdictions in EMEA and global reach throug...see more

  • Professional Services

600

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Global Director of Operations

Baker McKenzie
1 year
Current position
Mar 2021 - Present
Helping clients overcome the challenges of competing in the global economy through a new type of thinking and a different mindset. We understand that in a rapidly changing legal market...see more

Regional Operating Officer EMEA

Baker McKenzie
3 years
May 2018 - Mar 2021
Helping clients overcome the challenges of competing in the global economy through a new type of thinking and a different mindset. We understand that in a rapidly changing legal market...see more

Chief Operating Officer, UAE

Baker McKenzie
4 years
Oct 2014 - May 2018
Helping clients overcome the challenges of competing in the global economy through a new type of thinking and a different mindset. We understand that in a rapidly changing legal market...see more

Chief Operating Officer, Middle East

Simmons & Simmons
5 years
Dec 2009 - Oct 2014
We're an international law firm with offices around the world. We were founded in 1896 by twins Edward and Percy Simmons. Since then we’ve never stopped learning, growing and adapting....see more

Regional HR Manager, Middle East

Simmons & Simmons
1 year
Aug 2008 - Dec 2009
We're an international law firm with offices around the world. We were founded in 1896 by twins Edward and Percy Simmons. Since then we’ve never stopped learning, growing and adapting....see more

HR Manager

Adams & Adams
3 years
Aug 2005 - Jul 2008
Adams & Adams is an internationally recognised and leading African law firm that specialises in providing intellectual property and commercial services.

Various roles

SA Navy
17 years
Jan 1989 - Jul 2005
Various roles including HR and senior staff roles.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Professional Services

Expertise

  • Corporate Law
  • Operations Management
  • Operations Strategy
  • Human Resouce Management
  • International Experience