Oliver Wright

Oliver leads the Legal, Governance & Compliance functions and is the Company secretary. The Legal, Governance & Compliance team works closely with the entire business to meet its responsibility of safeguarding Yahsat’s interests, as well as leading the legal strategy and execution of major transactions.

He has been practicing law for over 13 years with a depth of experience leading major projects in developing economies. Prior to joining Yahsat, he worked as Senior Legal Counsel at Mubadala, and at leading international law firms in the UAE and in Australia. He has been a part of the Mubadala legal team for the last 7 years and in that time Oliver advised on investments, project development and operational issues across the company’s portfolio in MENA, South America, Europe and Asia. Oliver completed his studies in Australia, with degrees in Law and Commerce.


General Counsel