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Ross Barfoot Partner at Clyde & Co


Ross is head of the MENA education team at Clyde & Co. He is a corporate partner with over 10 years experience – first in the UK and since 2008 in the Gulf Region. Ross has significant experience of advising education institutions, developers and private equity investors in the education sector, including Brighton College, St Dunstan's College and other UK independent schools, Nord Anglia, and DACH Advisory.

Ross is considered a thought leader in the Education Sector and is regularly invited to speak at key global education events in the region and abroad. Ross is quoted in the Legal 500 as having 'a grasp of school start-ups and partnership agreements' and was referred to by Digital Learning Magazine as 'a friend, philosopher and guide to educators'.  

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