Harry  Matovu QC

Harry Matovu QC

Director, Burford Capital Holdings (UK) Limited

Harry Matovu QC is non-executive director of Burford Capital Holdings (UK) Limited.

In addition to his role at Burford, Mr. Matovu QC is a Barrister and Queen’s Counsel at Brick Court Chambers and a Bencher of the Inner Temple. He was named in The Lawyer “Hot 100” List for 2021 and he was nominated as Silk (QC) of the Year for International Arbitration in the Legal 500 Awards 2020. He has a wide-ranging and high-profile commercial  disputes practice, both domestically and abroad, and is in demand both as leading counsel and as a top-ranked arbitrator in major international disputes.

Mr. Matovu was recognized in the Powerlist 2021 as one of the most influential Black professionals in the UK and is deeply committed to championing the promotion of Black talent in the legal profession. He created the Charter for Black Talent in Finance and the Professions, which was launched in October 2020 to promote equality of opportunity in these sectors.