Amer has over 12 years of experience in executive search focusing on Board, C-level and strategic assignments. Having previously worked in London, he has been based in Dubai for over 8 years, covering the Middle East and Africa markets.
Amer is a strategic partner to his clients, which include top-tier financial institutions (banks, private equity firms, asset managers, payments companies, SWFs), multinational corporates, regional family-owned conglomerates, start-ups, management consulting firms, public sector entities and multilateral organisations. Amer leads the Banking and Financial Services business of EMA Partners UAE, however his expertise and track record also extends across other industries.
Prior to joining EMA Partners, Amer worked for some of the world’s most prominent multinational executive search firms.
Amer graduated with an LLB (Hons) degree in Law from Nottingham Law School, UK and has postgraduate qualifications in Banking, Debt Finance, Equity Finance and M&A.