The Board of the Russian Arbitration Center at the Russian Institute of Modern Arbitration is a collective body, which is elected from the list of arbitrators and subject to partial rotation every 3 years. The Board performs
professionally and independently such important functions as appointment of arbitrators, examination of challenges of arbitrators, prolongation of procedural terms as well as other functions accorded to the Board by the Arbitration Rules.
Andrey Gorlenko is the President of the Board under the clause 8 article 2 of the Internal Rules of the Russian Arbitration Center at the Russian Institute of Modern Arbitration (Annex II to the Arbitration Rules of the RIMA at the Autonomous Non-Profit Organisation “Institute of Modern Arbitration”).
The RAC Board has formed two subcommittees performing functions of the Board with regard to arbitration of domestic disputes and international commercial arbitration under the clause 2 article 2 of the Internal Rules of the Russian Arbitration Center at the Russian Institute of Modern Arbitration (Annex II to the Arbitration Rules of the RIMA at the Autonomous Non-Profit Organisation “Institute of Modern Arbitration”).
President of the Board
Partner at Ivanyan & Partners Law Firm
Professor at the Department of Civil Law of the Law Faculty at Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU)
Prof. Dr. Klaus Peter Berger, LL.M.
Chairholder Professor at University of Cologne
The Right Honourable Dame Elizabeth Gloster, DBE, PC
International commercial arbitrator at One Essex Court (Temple, London)
Partner at KIAP Law Firm, MCIArb
Partner at Dentons
Neil Trevor Kaplan, QC, JP, CBE, SBS
Independent International Arbitrator
Francis Xavier, SC, PBM
Partner at Rajah & Tann (Singapore)
Counsel at the Moscow office of Allen & Overy
President of the Russian Federal Chamber of Lawyers
David W. Rivkin
Partner at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP (New York, USA)
Partner at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners
Professor of the Department of Civil and Administrative Procedure at Kutafin Moscow State Law University (MSAL)