Paul Taggart


Paul Taggart is a past President of the DRBF Executive Board of Directors. He has some 40 years’ experience in contract management and disputes settlement in construction. He is a FIDIC Presidents List of Approved Adjudicators member. 

Paul has acted as DB member, a Disputes Settlement Manager, a Contractual Manager, and as advisor for a number of reputable major international companies effectively managing complex contract cases on a broad range major infrastructure and building works. In this regard he has been actively involved in the submission and successful settlement of some US$ 6 billion worth of disputes to Dispute Adjudication and Recommendation Boards globally per FIDIC, ad hoc and ICC DB rules. He also acts as an arbitrator.

His project experience includes Mosul Dam (Iraq), Second Bosporus Bridge (Turkey), The Channel Tunnel (UK – France), The Panama Canal expansion, Kopenhagen, Qatar and Riyadh Metros, Xiaolangdi MPD China, and Bujagali HPP the first PPP hydro project in Africa.

Mr. Taggart holds a BSc, MRICS, FCIArb and Post Graduate Diplomas in International Commercial Arbitration (QMUL) and Business Administration (SGBS). He is a sustaining member of the DRBF.