Independent Arbitrator

Certified International Arbitrator | Chartered Arbitrator | Adjudicator | Mediator | Management Consultant for Shipping, Offshore & Marine Industries, Ports and Supply Bases


Over the 46-year period, the hallmarks of expertise are in resolutions of disputes arising from international Sales Purchase Agreements, Joint Ventures and Consortium Agreements, Charter Parties, Ship Repairs, Ship Building, and projects in Oil & Gas energy sector. He has also published several Arbitral Awards, Adjudication Decisions and Mediation Settlement Agreements in Commercial & Industrial Segments.


Jayems has conducted arbitrations as Chairman, Tribunal Member and Sole Arbitrator, for disputes related to: Charter Party Disputes and Maritime matters, Rig-building, Shipbuilding and Ship Repair Contracts, Sub-sea Pipe Laying, Offshore Construction, Offshore Support Vessels Charters and E & P Subsea Services Fleet, Network, Signalling and Communication Systems, Guaranty Agreements, Services and Trade, Civil Construction and Infrastructure Development, Power Plants, Highways Infrastructure and Construction Projects, Real Estate Agencies and Sales Purchase Agreement.


Jayems had worked in the industry verticals encompassing, Maritime and Shipping, Oil & Gas majors, EPCIC Contractors, Construction Projects, Logistics & Warehousing, and Shipyards, in Asia and Europe. Jayems has also acted as a consultant to the Contractors of Oil & Gas Transportation pipelines, Owners of Oil and Gas (LNG/LPG) Tankers, Dry Bulk, Container Ships, Drill Ships, OSV fleets, Rigs, and FPSO’s.


Jayems graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, MBA in General Management, Master of Technology in Knowledge Engineering, Master of Science in Maritime Studies and LL.M. (IP Law). He holds professional qualifications in marine, including the Chief Engineer’s First-Class Certificate of Competency (DOT, UK).


Jayems is further qualified and accredited as Certified International Arbitrator, Chartered Arbitrator, Sports arbitrator under CAS Rules, Accredited Adjudicator and Accredited Mediator. He is admitted to the international panels of arbitrators with WIPO, Geneva; ACICA and AMTAC, Australia; ADGM-Arbitration Centre, Abu Dhabi, UAE; HKIAC Hong Kong; AIAC, Malaysia; AIADR, Malaysia; KCAB, Seoul, South Korea; ICA, Delhi, India; ICC (Singapore); JIAC, Jamaica; Singapore Institute of Surveyors and Valuers (SISV); Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration (SCMA); Saudi Centre for Commercial Arbitration (SCCA), Saudi Arabia; Thailand Arbitration Centre (THAC); VIAC Vienna, Austria; and Mediator with AIAC Malaysia; CMC, and SIMI Singapore. He is also registered as a Supporting Member of LMAA.Back
Tel: +65 9785 9896
E-mail address: Jayems.d@tiberiasmc.com
Nationality: Singapore
Country of Residence: Singapore
Language(s): English | Spoken: English
  • OIL & GAS

    Professional Appointments 

    1. Panel Arbitrator with major international arbitral institutions

    2. Panel Arbitrator, Australian Maritime & Transport Arbitration Commission (AMTAC)

    3. Supporting Member LMAA

    4. Empanelled Arbitrator, AIAC, Malaysia

    5. Panel Arbitrator KCAB, Seoul, Korea

    6. Panel Arbitrator, HKIAC, Hong Kong

    7. Panel Arbitrator, Saudi Centre for Commercial Arbitration (SCCA), Saudi Arabia

    8. Panel Arbitrator ADGM-Arbitration Centre, Abu Dhabi, UAE

    9. Panel Arbitrator, Thailand Arbitration Center (THAC)

    10. Empanelled Adjudicator, Malaysia


    • Fellow, Asian Institute of ADR (AIADR)

    • Fellow, Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (ACICA)

    • Member, Singapore Institute of Directors (SID)


    • LL.M. (IP Laws)

    • M. Sc. (Maritime Studies);

    • First Class COC, DOT, UK;

    • Candidate for Chartered Valuer and Appraiser, IVAS (2021)

    • GCIA (Int’l Arbitration);

    • M. Tech. (Knowledge Engineering);

    • M. B. A. (General Management);

    • B. E. (Electrical)


    • Fellow, Australian Maritime and Transport Arbitration Commission (AMTAC)

    • Supporting Member, LMAA

    • Member Association of International Energy Negotiators (AIPN) USA and Member of ADR Agreement Drafting and Drilling Contract Subcommittees;

    • Arbitrator & Mediator VIAC, Vienna

    • Register of Neutrals, WIPO, Geneva, Switzerland