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Louella’s expertise includes commercial contracting, global legal project management and compliance on a multi-national level with laws relating to data protection (protection of personal information), anti-bribery and competition law. She is an admitted attorney with a BA LLB from the University of Cape Town and a Certificate in Competition Law from the University of the Witwatersrand.
Having worked in South Africa for Werskmans Attorneys for four years predominantly in the field of competition law, Louella moved to London where she worked for an LSE listed, multi-national hotel group with brands such as Park Plaza Hotels and art’otel. At the beginning of 2015, Louella joined TUI Travel, the largest integrated travel company in the world and part of the FTSE 100, as the sole Legal Advisor to its visa business operating in over 20 countries covering Europe, the GCC, India and South Pacific.
During her time in the United Kingdom, Louella worked extensively in the realm of data protection under the UK Data Protection Act and EU Regulations, rolling out policies and procedures for compliance, advising business on risk areas and providing policies, protocols and training to all levels within business. Her commercial contracting experience covers all areas relating to IT software and hardware, MSA’s and relationship agreements including shareholder agreements, joint venture agreements, joint-marketing agreements, outsourcing arrangements and sub-contractor agreements.