Amer Lakhani

Member of the Advisory Board

Amer Lakhani is an Executive Director with EMA Partners; a London-headquartered Executive Search and Leadership Consulting firm with 45 offices across 37 countries.

Amer has over 12 years of experience and his expertise lies in hiring Board and C-level leaders across functions and industries. Having previously worked in London, he has been based in Dubai for close to a decade, with responsibility for 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.

Prior to joining EMA Partners, Amer worked for some of the world’s most prominent multinational executive search firms in both London and Dubai.

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.