Derek Nelson expands role with Hill International's Construction Claims Group
Mr. Nelson, a Senior Vice President formerly based in Hill's Singapore office, has assumed a wider global role within the firm's Expert Witness Services Group based in the United Kingdom.
Mr. Nelson has over 30 years of experience in the engineering and construction industries, working on high value, complex, power generation, process plant and heavy civil engineering projects in addition to numerous challenging building projects.
He is an Accredited and Certified Testifying Expert Witness, Accredited Expert Determiner and Certified Mediator.
Mr. Nelson is also a Chartered Quantity Surveyor, Chartered Engineering Surveyor and Certified Cost Consultant as well as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators, the Chartered Institute of Civil Engineering Surveyors and the Chartered Management Institute.
He earned his B.Sc. in quantity surveying from Edinburgh Napier University, his LL.M. in construction law from the University of Strathclyde and his Postgraduate Diploma in international commercial arbitration from the University of London.