Pedersen & Partners Appoints Managing Director Gulf And Head Of Industrial Practice MENA
International executive search firm Pedersen & Partners has announced that Michael Cox-Hill has joined its Dubai office as the Managing Director Gulf and Head of Industrial Practice MENA.
“I am excited to join Pedersen & Partners, as it is a firm with a high level of professionalism and a strong entrepreneurial spirit. I am taking charge of a dynamic team of extremely experienced executive search professionals who know the market and their industry specialization better than anyone. I believe this is the beginning of a prosperous collaboration that will lead to added value for our clients in the Gulf,” said Mr Cox-Hill.
Mr Cox-Hill joins Pedersen & Partners from another international executive search firm and has worked in executive search in the Gulf for two years. Mr Cox-Hill began his career at Sony UK Limited before joining Gallaher Group in London and Imperial Tobacco Limited, covering Central and Eastern Europe. After relocating to Dubai in 2005, he spent five years as the general manager UAE for the British Safety Council. Mr Cox-Hill’s career in executive search has a particular emphasis on the hiring of C-suite, non-executive directors and heads of business and functional leadership roles. He has worked across multiple industry sectors, including aerospace and defense, aviation, automotive, industrial and mechanical engineering, construction, healthcare and oil and gas.
“I am pleased to welcome an expert and professional such as Michael Cox-Hill to Pedersen & Partners. I am proud to hand over the management of our teams in the Gulf to Michael. His considerable experience in senior management roles, as well as his strong relationships in the region, will benefit both our local and international clients,” commented Michael Al-Nassir, Partner and Head of Middle East, Africa and South-East Asia at Pedersen & Partners.
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