Panos Bertes


Expert Information
Qualifications MSc Project and Programme Management and Business Development
BSc Civil Engineering
Prince 2 Certified
Professional Memberships MCIArb, SCL Gulf, AMAE
Contract Experience FIDIC, NEC, bespoke
Industries Buildings, Marine and Shipping, Mining and Metals, Oil and Gas, Power and Utilities, Production and Manufacturing, Real Estate and Tourism, Transportation Infrastructure
Regional Experience Africa, Americas, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Oceania
Expert Highlights
  • Civil Engineer with 15 years of hands-on experience for both contractors and design consultancies.
  • Extensive arbitration and adjudication experience.
  • Engaged in more than 20 high-profile international arbitrations.
  • Specialises in critical path and delay analyses – proportionate approach to identify the root cause on complex matters with a common sense approach.
  • Background in project and commercial management with an MBA and a master’s in project management.

Panos Bertes is a civil engineer with over 15 years of construction industry experience. He has been appointed as a delay expert and has assisted the named expert on numerous occasions.

Panos has assisted in providing expert evidence on more than 20 high-profile international arbitration disputes. He has delivered support and advice to client and legal teams, by analysing construction delays to identify the root cause, for large-scale projects across the real estate, oil and gas, military, power, marine, airports, rail, infrastructure, and heavy civil construction sectors.

Panos has a wide range of hands-on project experience ranging from project management, change management, and stakeholder management to commercial, claims and delay analysis matters. He has worked for both contractors and consultants across the Middle East, Africa, Europe, and South America.

Panos specialises in critical path and delay analyses.  He is known for his meticulous and proportionate approach to his analysis whilst providing independent opinions on complex (in nature) matters, in a simple manner based on common sense. 

Panos holds an MBA and a master’s in project and programme management and business development. He is Prince 2 certified, a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and the Society of Construction Law, and an associate member of the Academy of Experts.

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Location: Dubai, UAE

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