Katherine Hahm

General Counsel, Head of Compliance and Company Secretary

Katherine Hahm has been General Counsel, Head of Compliance and Company Secretary of EGA America Inc. since 2001.

Mrs Hahm is also General Counsel, Head of Compliance & Company Secretary of Emirates Global Aluminium and leads EGA’s legal and compliance departments.

Mrs Hahm joined EGA in 2014 and was promoted to General Counsel in 2020 and to Head of Compliance and Company Secretary in 2021.

Mrs Hahm has practiced law in the United Arab Emirates for 15 years. She previously practiced law in the United Kingdom.

Prior to joining EGA, Mrs Hahm worked from 2009 to 2014 at Allen & Overy LLP in Dubai, where she specialised in general lending, project financing and restructuring. Before that, from 2006 to 2009, she specialised in projects and project finance at Shearman & Sterling LLP in Abu Dhabi.

Mrs Hahm holds a master’s degree in Jurisprudence from Oxford University in the United Kingdom.