Strategic Committees


The mission of the membership committee is to increase the extent and caliber of ITA membership by:

  • Attracting new members,
  • Retaining current members,
  • Encouraging current members to maximize their representation on the Advisory Board, and
  • Ensuring that membership benefits are valuable to all members.

Rafael T. Boza
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Kevin Feeney
Senior Legal Counsel, Litigation – Upstream/Integrated Gas
Shell USA, Inc.

Sarah Vasani
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP


The mission of the programs committee is to help enhance ITA’s educational programs and networking activities for its members and the international arbitration community globally by:

  • Regularly assessing and identifying improvements to ITA’s existing programs and activities,
  • Identifying new topics, programs and activities,
  • Identifying the best technologies and practices to improve existing programs, and
  • Identifying the best technologies and practices for online programs and activities.

Catherine Bratic
Hogan Lovells US LLP

Christian Leathley
Herbert Smith Freehills
New York

Isabelle Michou
Quinn Emanuel


The mission of the communications committee is to promote effective internal communications among the ITA members and effective external communications between the ITA and the global arbitration community in support of ITA’s educational mission.

Sylvia Tonova
Pinsent Masons

Diora Ziyaeva
New York

Strategic Planning

The strategic planning committee develops and oversees the implementation of ITA's strategic plan.

Robert Reyes Landicho
Vinson & Elkins LLP

Montserrat Monzano
Von Wobeser y Sierra
Mexico City