Expert Profile

Emmanuelle Becker Paul

Emmanuelle Becker Paul

Delay Expert


Master in Civil Engineering
Master in Geopyshics
Post-Graduate diploma in Arbitration

Memberships & Associations

Arbitral Women
Society of Construction Law

Contract Experience

French private and public contracts

Presentations & Training

Designed and delivered many training seminars on project management and project control


Oil & Gas
Process & Industrial

Regional Experience

Asia Pacific
Middle East


  • Civil Engineer
  • 25 years’ experience on large infrastructure and industrial projects
  • Extensive experience in water and energy projects (onshore and offshore)
  • Specialist in Project Management methodology and Project Control for EPC contractors
  • Knowledgeable in FEED and engineering development issues
  • Languages spoken are English, French, and German


Emmanuelle has worked in project and contract management for large international contractors on various EPC projects throughout Asia and Europe from 1992 to 2009.

Starting her career as a project engineer for contractors in Singapore and Malaysia, she soon became more and more involved in all aspects of project management including project control, change management, and risk management.

As a contractor, she has worked in many international and multicultural joint ventures. In 2009 she joined a French Public Institution for a large infrastructure PPP project, in charge of preparing the bid documentation and organising the competitive dialogue.

Further training in Arbitration between 1999 and 2004 helped her to develop strong analysis skills. Since 2013, acting as a consultant, she further specialised in contract and risk management, coaching both public and private sector organisations on Contract and Change management methodology.

  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • Voies Navigables de France

“… I have known Emmanuelle BECKER PAUL for almost 10 years, while we worked together on a large 300M$ claim of on difficult energy project. Since she’s been working as a consultant, I have recommended her, and still do, for expert appointments for projects within the group and always got positive feed-back. She is a reliable expert in commercial disputes on large industrial and infrastructure projects, especially when Extension of Time and delay and disruption topics with complex engineering issues are invloved. I am available upon request to answer any query regarding this testimonial.”