Clotilde Iaia Polak
Managing Partner Middle East
Head of International Business Development
Spoken Languages: Italian, English, Spanish
Clotilde has been practicing law in Dubai since 2004. Before setting up Yungo, she worked as a Consultant at Taylor Wessing and prior to that she was a Partner at Eversheds KSLG in Dubai.
Clotilde is an Italian qualified lawyer and has been admitted to the Bar Association since 2003.
Clotilde is a corporate and commercial lawyer with extensive experience in the fields of intellectual property as well as real estate law. She is currently overlooking all aspects of the firm and is in charge of its international business development.
Clotilde has obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Law and a Master’s Degree in Corporate, Commercial and Banking Law in Arab Countries from the University of Bologna. Clotilde wrote her thesis on “The Free Zones of the United Arab Emirates”.
Clotilde regularly publishes articles on various matters on specialized legal publications and web-sites and is often invited to speak at conferences and work-shops in Asia, the Middle East and Europe.