Amer Lakhani, Executive Director

Amer holds nine years of experience in executive search focusing on leadership, C-level and strategic assignments. Having previously worked in London, he has been based in Dubai for over five years, covering the Middle East and Africa markets.

Amer has extensive experience of completing assignments for top-tier multinational and regional financial institutions, corporates, family-owned conglomerates, government and public sector entities, multilaterals and development organizations. His expertise extends across functions and industries, however he has a particularly strong track record in Banking and Financial Services.

Prior to joining EMA Partners in Dubai, Amer worked for some of the world’s most prominent multinational executive search firms, delivering on key senior-level assignments. He began his career specializing in Global Markets mandates in Europe and Asia.

Amer graduated with an LLB (Hons) in Law from Nottingham Law School, UK and went on to complete post-graduate studies in Debt Finance and Banking, Equity Finance and Private Acquisitions.

Office Location: Dubai