THE TEAM

KARL HADDAD
CHAIRMAN & CEO

Having completed his award winning global humanitarian journey, Karl returned to his speciality; real estate & citizenship investments. With 14 years in the Middle East, with multiple citizenship clients satisfied and over $550million in real estate sales generated in Dubai, Karl is well placed to support you in attaining your 2nd Citizenship.

VALENTINA ELSAYED
MANAGING PARTNER & COO

Valentina, a 2nd Citizenship Expert. Having spent most of her career in this industry, and having built and led numerous teams, ​Valentina established an in-depth understanding of the nuances within international politics and economic climates. She advises clients on both corporate and real estate investment opportunities making Valentina ideally situated to enhance and develop the Citizenship by Investment business​.

Mona S.
USA ASSOCIATE PARTNER

Recognized leader in the industry, highly regarded in the US immigrant investor field, assisting in Investor projects and Regional Centers. Mona has authored and published numerous articles. She has written and spoken extensively on immigration law internationally.

Andrea St. B.
GRENADA ASSOCIATE PARTNER

Andrea has extensive experience providing superior client service in an international market. She was a Partner at a top Canadian law firm where her practice focused on domestic and cross-border financing transactions. She completed a Masters of Law degree from the University of the West Indies and has specialized knowledge of business in the Caribbean market.

James H.
IRELAND ASSOCIATE PARTNER

Working primarily in Real Estate and Immigration Investment, during the course of his time he has represented some of the largest European property developers in China, establishing and building relationships through on the ground planning and strategy. James has a track record in establishing and successfully implementing Immigration Investment programs in foreign markets.

Demetris D.
CYPRUS ASSOCIATE PARTNER

He specializes in corporate and financial law. As an investment and immigration lawyer, Demetris represents clients from all over the world, including banks and large Cypriot and foreign corporations, as well as smaller companies and entrepreneurs.

Mark M.
ST LUCIA ASSOCIATE PARTNER

Mark is one of the most formidable and respected entrepreneur with a proven track record of achievement, demonstrated across a wide assortment of industry sectors including International Financial Services, Resident Agent Services, Citizenship by Investment and Energy. has been involved in several landmark and precedent setting decisions.

Ricardo F.
PORTUGAL & SPAIN ASSOCIATE PARTNER

Ricardo has significant experience in tax consultancy and planning, focusing on direct and indirect taxes, taxation of international operations/transactions, tax planning in corporate restructuring, M&A and private equity transactions, project and structure financings, as well as on administrative tax litigation. He has a master’s degree in tax law by Pontifícia Catholic University.

Dr Jean P.
MALTA ASSOCIATE PARTNER

Jean-Philippe is a private client lawyer to HNW individuals, international families and family businesses. He specializes in residency & citizenship law, international tax, trust & estate planning, family office structuring, family business governance and international asset protection.

GAY H.
ANTIGUA & BARBUDA ASSOCIATE PARTNER

Gaye was employed under the Ministry of Finance and the Economy at the Industrial Development Board (IDB) promoting and facilitating inward investment in Antigua and Barbuda. She was instrumental in the coordination of the establishment of the Antigua and Barbuda Investment Authority. As a former member of the Government’s CBI task force she has an in depth knowledge

SIR DAVID R.
CHARTERED TAX ASSOCIATE PARTNER

David was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 1986. He commenced legal practice in 1974. He is admitted to practise in Australia, England and Wales (Lincoln’s Inn), the Courts of the Dubai International Financial Centre, New York (as a Legal Consultant), the Singapore International Commercial Court, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea.

Domenic P.
CANADA ASSOCIATE PARTNER

Domenic gained extensive experience in leadership, coaching, sales and marketing by holding numerous executive positions with top tier financial industry organizations in Canada. Domenic is a certified financial planner and holds both a Bachelor and executive MBA.

Chanée I.
ST KITTS & NEVIS ASSOCIATE PARTNER

Her employment background is in the field of Accounting & Finance and includes experience at KPMG in New York and The Bank of Nova Scotia in St. Kitts. She is very active in her community; in the development of young people. She holds a BA of Business Administration with Honors in Finance & Investments and Economics from the University of New York.

IVON S.
UNITED KINGDOM ASSOCIATE PARTNER

The Home Office has over the last 3 years made annual major changes to UK immigration law. With Ivon’s experience and up to date knowledge of the law and his understanding of the mind-set of the Home Office, he is able to maximises the client’s prospects of success. Ivon trained at O’Keefe Solicitors which at that time was one of the largest and probably the most well regarded immigration law firms in London.