SCLVN’s LIST OF EXPERTS

This list of experts helps SCLVN Council members to participate in professional activities as experts. SCLVN acts as a bridge between the Expert(s)* and organizations and individuals to access when there is a need for consulting or expert services.

*: A professional is someone with highly specialized knowledge, experience and skills, who can be trained and certified, or gain intelligent experience through years of working in his or her field. Experts are capable of providing in-depth reports and analysis on issues related to their field.

This list of SCLVN experts is under construction.

 

SCLVN-01 LIST OF EXPERTS ON CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS
Experts on Vietnamsese Construction Contract Forms
NGUYEN BAC THUY
Law rapporteurs of the Ministry of Construction
Experts on FIDIC Contract Forms
NGUYEN THANH LONG
FIDIC Certified Trainer / Contract Manager
NGUYEN NAM TRUNG
FIDIC Certified Trainer / Contract Manager
HUYNH TUONG LINH
FIDIC Certified Contract Manager
LUU HOANG QUAN
FIDIC Certified Contract Manager
Dr.NGUYEN THI HOA
SCLVN-02 LIST OF EXPERTS ON DISPUTE RESOLUTIONS
Experts on International Arbitration
Dr. CHAU HUY QUANG
NGUYEN PHUONG TRINH
Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Experts on Dispute Board
PHAM THI THU HANG
JICA Certified Adjudicator
Experts on Mediation
HO KIM MINH CHAU
CEDR Accredited Mediator
LÊ THẾ HÙNG
CEDR Accredited Mediator
NGÔ QUỲNH ANH
CEDR Accredited Mediator
NGUYEN TUAN PHAT
CEDR Accredited Mediator
Dr.NGUYEN MINH HANG
CEDR Accredited Mediator
DINH ANH TUYET
CEDR Accredited Mediator
SCLVN-03 LIST OF EXPERTS ON CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGEMENT
Experts on research and training on construction project management
Dr. PHAM HONG LUAN
Dr. NGUYEN HOAI NGHIA
Dr. DO TIEN SY
DR.NGUYEN THANH VIET
Experts on general project management
MAI QUOC KHANH
Project Management Professional (PMP)
THAI HONG NAM
Project Management Professional (PMP)
LE VAN
Project Management Professional (PMP)
TRUONG MINH HAI
Project Management Professional (PMP)
SCLVN-04 LIST OF QUANTUM EXPERTS (COST ESTIMATION AND EVALUATION)
NGUYEN THANH LONG
Chartered Member of Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors
Dr. VUONG THI THUY DUONG
Lecturer at the Department of Construction Management, Faculty of Economics and Construction Management, Mien Trung University of Civil Engineering (MUCE)
SCLVN-05 LIST OF CONSTRUCTION QUALITY EXPERTS
Dr.NGUYEN VAN HIEP
VIAC Arbitrator
Dr.DINH VAN THUAT
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Science and Technology in Civil Engineering (STCE Journal) under Hanoi University of Civil Engineering (HUCE)
SCLVN-06 LIST OF CONSTRUCTION DELAY EXPERTS
DO DUY KHUONG
LE CONG MINH (OLIVER)

Bac Thuy has participated in drafting of Laws, Decrees and Circulars on construction investment, public procurement, public investment, construction contracts, construction investment cost management, etc. He is an expert for a number of Large investment project in Vietnam. He was expert/investigator in many large construction cases and disputes, as well as a lecturer in training courses for ministries, local authorities, the State Auditor, and businesses on the management of construction investment costs and construction contracts.

Certificates: Nguyen Bac Thuy Certificates

Based on a strong background of construction-oriented professional achievements and over 20 years of experience in the local market in Vietnam, Long Nguyen is now a construction tender and contract expert and involves in day-to-day management of co-founded VinaQS Company Limited after jointly developing it to a USD-million-revenue QS consultant in Vietnam.

His expertise is mainly cost planning, procurement analysis, contract advisory, dispute prevention and mediation as well as providing comprehensive and thorough data on Vietnam market.

Contact by email:  longnguyen.vietnam@gmail.com

rung is FIDIC Certified Contract Manager and FIDIC Certified Trainer. He has more than 20 years experienced with FIDIC contracts under various roles in the projects.

He has been trained on Dispute Boards in courses organized and certified by FIDIC Academy and DRBF, and experienced as Chair of Dispute Adjudication Board. Trung has experiences as arbitrator,
sole arbitrator, chair of tribunal of construction arbitration cases in English and Vietnamese. He is currently served as the Chair of SCLVN.

 

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Linh Huynh is a highly accomplished legal professional with a wealth of experience in the real estate and construction industries. As the Legal Director at Structon Group, he offers expert guidance in the areas of real estate investment, construction, M&A, contract consultancy and dispute prevention. Among his many achievements is his leadership and participation in tender and contract management for construction projects across various fields, with an accumulated value of up to one billion USD. In addition to his professional achievements, Linh is also a FIDIC certified contract manager, demonstrating his commitment to excellence in the field. Linh’s exceptional operational acumen and legal expertise make an invaluable contribution to any client seeking top-tier construction contract and legal services.

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Luu Hoang Quan is a highly skilled project and commercial management professional working in the Construction & Real estate industry, with nearly 10 years of experience in various key roles in foreign corporations from both the Main Contractor to the Employer side, with practical experience focus on the Hospitality, Commercial, and Residential sectors.
Mr. Quan currently holds the position of Assistant Manager – Cost & Contract Management department at CapitaLand Development (Vietnam). As a professional, Mr. Quan holds globally recognized professional credentials, including FIDIC® Certified Contract Manager (FCCM) and Project Management Professional (PMP), which warrant and highlight his proficiency in both project and commercial management aspects.
Mr. Quan’s extensive knowledge, expertise, and skills enable him to effectively manage different phases of the project lifecycle. His strong problem-solving, numerical, communication, and negotiation skills also ensure that he provides top-quality results. These attributes have contributed to the success of various projects across both North and South Vietnam which he participated in during his career.

Dr Nguyen Thi Hoa has been a lecturer at Ho Chi Minh city University of law in Vietnam since September 2019, where she teaches and researches international business law, international commercial arbitration law, international commercial contract negotiation and drafting skill. In addition, since April 2022, she is also a reviewer for the Journal of Legal Affairs and Dispute Resolution in Engineering and Construction (indexed on Scopus – 1st quartile in 2020–2022) of the American Society of Civil Engineering. She is also currently a member of the Executive Committee of the Society of Construction Law in Vietnam (SCLVN). Before becoming a lecturer, she worked as a legal adviser in the Department of Justice of Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam (2010–August 20219) and her job involved advising on public–private partnership contracts, construction law, investment law, international dispute resolution, promotion of commercial arbitration, recognition and enforcement of decisions of foreign authorities, etc. In December 2018, she finished her PhD thesis with honours at Panthéon-Assas Paris II University in France on the topic of ‘Dispute resolution procedures in the international construction sector under FIDIC forms of contracts’. From September to December 2018, she worked as an intern in a construction law firm in Paris. From March 2023, she has been also invited to act as expert witness for the dispute brought to international arbitration tribunal.

Dr.Nguyen Thi Hoa received her PhD in Law on Dispute Resolution in Construction Industry with FIDIC Contracts

.Nguyen Thi Hoa. Doctorat 

CV Expert – Nguyen Thi Hoa

Contact: nthoa@hcmulaw.edu.vn

Dr. Quang has over 25 years of experience in legal practice, including several years as legal counsel to leading international corporations. He is a recognised arbitrator and mediator in both Vietnam and the broader region.
Dr. Quang’s experience covers foreign investment, commercial transaction, employment, investment arbitration, maritime, and construction law for both dispute settlement and transaction work. From complex construction disputes to arbitration of projects of national significance, Dr. Quang has been highly regarded by clients for his advocacy and strategic advice, being able to untangle complex and sensitive disputes involving the state authorities. Dr. Quang has successfully litigated for and against governments and government-linked entities.
Dr. Quang is a regular lecturer and speaker on topical legal issues for national and international legal forums in Vietnam and across the region and is a respected arbitrator of the Vietnam International Arbitration Centre (VIAC). Dr. Quang is a visiting professor for both domestic and foreign schools of laws, including Dong A Law School (Busan, South Korea) and Kobe Law University (Japan), and Golden Gate Law University (San Francisco,CA). Additionally, he has been frequently called upon by the press and leading publications for his commentary on Vietnamese law and has authored multiple articles in both foreign and domestic newspapers and magazines.
Quang Chau has consistently been recognised by Asia Legal Business/Thomson Retuers, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific and Chambers & Partners, and IFLR 1000 as a leading lawyer in the categories of dispute resolution, construction, shipping, and taxation. Dr. Quang’s dedication to Rajah & Tann LCT has resulted in the team becoming one of the most prolific and knowledgeable in Vietnam, garnering a strong track record of success. Under Dr. Quang’s leadership, from 2010 to date, the firm’s Dispute Resolution practice has been recognised by Chambers Global, Chambers Asia-Pacific, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, Asialaw Profiles, and Asian Legal Business as a leader in the region in all major legal areas.

Trinh Nguyen is one of few lawyers with dual qualification in Australia and Vietnam. Over the past 20 years, Trinh worked at international law firms prior to being a partner at a large national firm and founded a boutique law firm, TNP Law focusing on Infrastructure projects, land-based and sea-based construction front end, and back end since 2017. Trinh concurrently maintains a principal level solicitor license in Victoria, Australia. She also acts as lead counsel in international arbitration with respect to multi-million dollars disputes arisen from sea-based construction projects and complex cross-border investment disputes issues.

Trinh has served two terms as a Vice Chair of Cross-Border Investment Committee under IPBA and has contributed and updated Vietnam Chapter Kluwer Law for Commercial Litigation Publication since 2013. Trinh is the first female fellow of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators in Vietnam. Trinh currently serves as the first Chairperson of CIArb Vietnam Chapter and as a Vice chairwoman of the Society of Construction Law of Vietnam (SCLVN).
Trinh pioneers in ADR areas in Vietnam, being Australian Dispute Center accredited mediation empaneled at Vietnam Mediation Center under VIAC. Trinh was engaged as a faculty member in Bootcamp training for Arbitrators and Judges in Vietnam on international Arbitration. Trinh is listed in the panel of arbitrators at KCAB INTERNATIONAL, THAC and listed by VIAC (Vienna International Arbitration Center) as arbitration practitioners for Vietnam jurisdiction.

Pham Thi Thu Hang is one of two Vietnamese qualified to act as an Adjudicator after completing FIDIC-JICA Training/Assessment Workshop for Adjudicators in 2012. She received her BE and MSc from Transport and Communication University in Vietnam. Hang has worked on the translation team for FIDIC Red Book, Green Book, Silver Book, Yellow Book, White Book, Pink Book since 2002. She is currently Vice Chairwoman of the Society of Construction Law- Viet Nam (SCLVN) and is also working for the Vietnam Monitoring Committee for ASEAN Chartered Professional Engineer (ACPE).

Chau is Arbitrator in the Vietnam International Arbitration Center. (VIAC)<BR>She is managing Chau Ho & Partners (CHP), a Boutique Law Firm specialized in Commercial and Construction.<BR>Chau obtained her BE on Civil Engineering from University of Technology of Hochiminh City, BBA from University of Economics of Ho Chi Minh City, and MASTER OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE LAW Degree from The University of West of England – Bristol, UK

Recognized as an experienced Real Estate and Construction Lawyer, Hung regularly advises project developers, contractors, and various consultants on investment, construction, and real estate in Vietnam. Hung’s clients include Hoa Binh Group, How Yu, Lecade, Eurowindow, PVInvest, Nha Trang Bay Investment Group, Kurihara, COFICO, Pado, Sinh Nam.
Hung’s extensive experience and solid relationships has provided these clients with exceptional and valuable legal advice and wide range of services, ranging from contracts, construction, and real estate to dispute resolution.
Ranked as one of a few lawyers in Vietnam who understands real estate and the construction industry in depth, Hung regularly conducts comprehensive FIDIC contract management training courses. Hung’s sole purpose is to help Vietnamese practitioners to be consistent with that of international standards with respect to construction contracts and real estate.

Ms. Ngo Quynh Anh (Annie) has become the Managing Partner of EPLegal since 2018. With her many years of experience, she has successfully advised various domestic and foreign businesses on legal issues related to large-scale projects in the oil & gas industry and renewable energy in Vietnam. Annie also expanded her practice areas into finance and banking, corporate – M&A, and also advised and represented clients in commercial and administrative disputes related to EPC and big energy Project in Vietnam with foreign party involvement.

Accredited Mediator from CEDR

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Ms. Dinh Anh Tuyet – Founding and Managing Partner of IDVN Lawyers who has more than 25 years works as a commercial lawyer as well as litigation lawyer, arbitrator and mediator in Viet Nam and abroad in the sector of investment and international trade. She has regularly advised and assisted foreign and Vietnamese clients on their M&A transactions, investment projects, real estate business, production, education, and media as well as representing the Government, the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City, businesses in trade remedy & WTO lawsuits, consulting and settling investment disputes under investment agreements, double taxation agreements, free trade agreements and have extensive experience in participating in major domestic and international arbitration cases as a lawyer and arbitrator. She also represented clients in civil and criminal proceedings before the court of Vietnam. Ms. Tuyet is also a well-respected member of the local legal and business community. She has been regularly retained by VIAC, international organizations like UNDP, USAID, the ASEAN Secretariat for providing research, consultations and trainings, contributing to publications on ISDS and international treaties, laws and practices on international contracts, investment projects and alternative dispute settlements.

Dinh Anh Tuyet – Expert CV 

Assoc. Prof. Sy Tien Do (PhD) currently is a senior lecturer at Department of Construction Engineering and Management, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT), Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. He has more than 15 years of teaching, researching and mentoring experience with students at HCMUT. Sy Tien Do does research in Contract Management, Risk Management, Claim Management, Dispute Resolution, Public-Private Partnership (PPP) and Building Information Modeling (BIM). He can be contacted by email: sy.dotien@hcmut.edu.vn

Dr. Viet received M.Eng. in Construction Engineering and Management from Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam in 2014. In 2016, he received PhD  in Construction Engineering and Management from Pukyong National University (PKNU), Busan, South Korea. His research interests include Value Engineering, Construction Supply Chain Management, Risk management in construction, and Safety management in construction. Currently, he is vice dean of the faculty of civil engineering at the Industrial University of Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

PhD Degree on Project Management- Nguyen Thanh Viet

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Mai Quoc Khanh is an accomplished project management expert with more than 15 years of experience in the construction field. He has experience working in a range of corporate settings, including private, state-owned, and foreign investment firms. He has participated in projects as a contractor, consultant, and investor, among other positions. He now has a broad and multifaceted perspective on project management as a result of this.

Project Management Institute (PMI) certifications for Khanh range from the specific levels of Professional Project Manager (PMP), Professional Schedule Management (PMI-SP), Professional Risk Management (PMI-RMP), and Professional Portfolio Management (PfMP) to the strategic levels of Professional Program Management (PgMP) and Professional Portfolio Management (PfMP).

Khanh is an experienced and capable project management expert. He has the capacity to effectively manage and lead teams, come to decisions, and solve problems, as well as communicate and convey information. Additionally, he has the skills to apply sophisticated project management principles as well as professional project management tools and methodologies.

Thai Hong Nam is now a project control manager at the LSP Petrochemical Project. He possessed over 15 years of experience in bidding, project management, and dispute resolution for the oil and gas and energy industries, including EPCC WHP topside and jacket, gas processing plants, petrochemical plants, and thermal power plant execution. He is experienced in FIDIC contract management and claim management and well understands the forensic schedule analysis according to the SCL D&D Protocol.
Thai Hong Nam has been involved in and participated in negotiations and dispute resolution with reputable legal consultants, experts in delay analysis and quantum accounting, the owner and the tribunal at SIAC, and Vietnamese subcontractors and lower-tier subcontractors during proceedings of the Court.
He is currently a member of the Steering Committee of the Society of Construction Laws Vietnam (SCLVN) and a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb), joining the CIArb East Asia Branch—Vietnam Chapter Steering Committee. He is also a mediator at the Vietnam International Commercial Mediation Center (VICMC).

Le Van – International Project Management Expert with Over 20 Years of Experience

Le Van is a certified project management with over 20 years of successful experience in this field. He is a trusted advisor on project management issues and provides effective solutions to overcome challenges that may arise during implementation.

With extensive knowledge and strategic vision, Le Van has made significant contributions to the success of numerous important international projects. He has worked with many multinational corporations, non-governmental organizations, and non-profit organizations worldwide.

Le Van is known for his expertise in providing efficient and innovative solutions to address project management issues. He utilizes keen insights and analytical abilities to identify weaknesses in processes and develop advanced solutions to enhance efficiency and achieve project objectives.

Le Van has excellent communication skills and a profound understanding of international business cultures and environments. He is well-suited to collaborate with multinational teams and ensure smooth and successful project implementation in diverse settings.

With his vast experience and esteemed reputation, Le Van continues to be a sought-after professional in the field of international project management. His dedication, expertise, and commitment to excellence have consistently delivered outstanding results, making him a highly respected figure in the industry.

Truong Minh Hai hold Master of Engineering in Transport, and Project Management Professional Accredited by the American Project Management Organization PMP
He is Technical management of special grade construction project for Vietnam with typical project of cable-stayed bridges and highways such as Can Tho Bridge, Vam Cong bridge, Thu Thiem 2 bridge, Ho Chi Minh Long Thanh Dau Giay Expressway.

In 2005, Long started his consultancy profession with being the lead QS under Davis Langdon & Seah Vietnam, one of the first international QS firms in Vietnam at that time, and gradually raised to the Assistant Director by the time he left in 2011. During this time, he has taken on full QS multi-tasking activities throughout the whole project development from concept design to final account of construction works. Moving on in 2012, he joined Turner & Townsend for 2 years in the role of senior cost and project managing various projects from not only well-known international blue-chip clients but also difficult and very demanding local ones. By 2014, he finally settled with VinaQS practicing international Quantity Surveying / Cost Management service in both local and international markets.
His expertise is mainly cost planning, procurement analysis, contract advisory, dispute prevention and mediation as well as providing comprehensive and thorough data on Vietnam market.

Vuong Thi Thuy Duong (PhD) is currently a lecturer at the Department of Construction Management, Faculty of Economics and Construction Management, Mien Trung University of Civil Engineering (MUCE) in Phu Yen province, Vietnam. In 2011, she successfully graduated with a degree in Construction Economics from Ho Chi Minh City University of Transport and subsequently undertook master’s and doctoral research in Construction Economics in the Russian Federation from 2012 to 2018. She has more than 10 years of experience in teaching, researching, and mentoring students at MUCE. Vuong Thi Thuy Duong conducts research on Construction Economics, Construction Finance, Risk Management, Project Management, Construction Audit, and Building Information Modeling (BIM).

She can be contacted via email: vuongthithuyduong@muce.edu.vn.

 

Dr.Hiep has started his teaching in Civil Engineering since 1977. He received his PhD on Civil Engineering from Moscow State University of Civil Engineering. From 1995-1996, he was Dean of Civil Engineering Faculty of HCMUT. From 1996-2011 he was Deputy Director of Construction Department of HCMC. He is now the senior lecturer in Hochiminh city University of Technology and VIAC Arbitrator.

Dr Nguyen Van Hiep – PhD certificate

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Dr.Thuat is Senior Lecturer, Associate Professor at Hanoi University of Civil Engineering (HUCE) and Editor-in-chief of Journal of Science and Technology in Civil Engineering (STCE Journal).

PhD Certificate of Dr. Dinh Van Thuat

Mr. Khuong is a competent civil engineer, project planner, schedule delay analyst, and IT specialist. He brings a wealth of international experience including project management, planning, and claims preparation skills. He is very well versed with a range of project planning software and other data mining, analytical, and management tools. Khuong has assisted in preparing numerous delay analysis submissions, some of which were used in international Arbitration and high-profile projects in Asia and beyond.

Mr. Khuong has a Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.), and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics (B.A. Econ). He is also trained as Primavera Authorised Trainer.