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Transcontinental Trusts: Istanbul 2024
2-4 October 2024
InterContinental HotelIstanbul, Turkey

Jacques Visser
Chief Legal Officer at DIFC


Jacques Visser heads the Legal, Registrars and Regulatory Compliance departments of the DIFC Authority and its wholly owned subsidiary, DIFC Investments Ltd. In his service to the DIFC, he is also entrusted with the following appointments:

  • Supervisory Board Member of the DIFC Employee Workplace Savings Plan (DEWS)
  • Board Member and Chairman of the Investment Committee of the DIFC Fintech Fund
  • Board Member and Chairman of the Investment Committee of the Dubai Future District Fund
  • Board Member of xCube LLC
  • DIFC Commissioner of Data Protection
  • DIFC Security Registrar•Secretary to the DIFC Higher Board, the DIFC Authority Board and the DIFC Investments Ltd Board
  • Editor-in-Chief of the Laws of the DIFC publication

Agenda Sessions

  • Keynote Session: A conversation with David Russell KC & Jacques Visser - DIFC Chief Legal Officer