Sareena Saint is a Managing Director of FTI Consulting‘s Economic Financial Consulting practice based in Dubai.
Sareena is an accounting and insurance expert specialising in damage assessment for cases of international arbitration relating to complex insurance claims. With more than 17 years of experience, Sareena has been appointed as a quantum expert on a number of cases including arbitral tribunals under the Dubai International Arbitration Centre (“DIAC”), the Institute for the Development of Law and Practice (“ICLP”) and the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (“SIAC”).
During the course of her career, Sareena has provided independent valuation on a diverse array of insurance matters including business interruption, construction delay in start-up and advanced loss of profits, fraud and fidelity, warranty and indemnity, cyber breach and director and officer misconduct claims. Sareena has assessed insurance claims in both contentious and non-contentious contexts on behalf of insurers and policyholders in a wide range of industries including oil and gas, energy, construction, pharmaceuticals and retail and hospitality.
Sareena has been instructed on major business interruption claims following the imposition of legal restrictions arising from the COVID-19 pandemic and from major natural disasters including the Chilean earthquakes and Thailand floods. In the UAE, Sareena has been instructed on claims arising from delayed construction projects.
Sareena is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (“ACCA”).