Hadi N. El Kadi is the Group General Counsel of Al Habtoor Group, one of the leading groups in the region, based at the corporate headquarters in Al Habtoor Group, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Hadi joined Al Habtoor Group after accumulating over 18 years of legal expertise, working in the Middle East and North African region with both local and international groups and law firms, advising both public and private sector clients.
In his previous role, Hadi was the Group Vice President Legal and General Counsel/Board Secretary of Al Ghurair Investment group of companies - based in Dubai for over five years, covering over 24 countries worldwide along with his team.
Prior to Joining Al Ghurair, over four years Hadi was the Group General Counsel/ Board Secretary of Al Faisaliah Group PJSC, one of the leading conglomerates in Riyadh, KSA. Previously he served as Regional Partner for over five years in Hugh Fraser International Legal Consultancy, a British international law firm based in Dubai, where he covered the Middle East and North African offices.
Hadi holds a Bachelor Degree in Law from the Faculty of Law and Political Science in Lebanon and an MBA from the American University in Dubai.