Tabreed appoints first woman

Tabreed has appointed Nadia Bardawil as the company’s new Chief Legal Counsel, making her the first female member of Tabreed’s Executive Management Team. Bardawil is a senior lawyer with more than 15 years working on the development and financing of energy and infrastructure projects in Mena and Europe.

She spent 12 years at global law firm Shearman and Sterling before joining Masdar as General Counsel, where she won numerous awards for leadership and promotion of diversity and inclusion and was named as a Chambers GC Influencer on their 2019 UAE list.

Her most recent role was Senior Legal Advisor to Mubadala, where she was responsible for managing some of the group’s largest global assets.