Options Group Announces The Launch Of Office In Dubai Led By Karla Dorsch
Options Group, a global executive search and strategic consulting firm, announces the launch of its Dubai practice which will be led by Karla Dorsch. Ms Dorsch will work closely with David Korn, head of EMEA to expand the firm’s presence in the region. In addition to the launch of the Tel Aviv office in June, Dubai is a part of Options Group’s strategic global growth initiatives.
Ms Dorsch brings to Options Group a broad level of expertise achieved through over 20 years of experience in executive search. She will focus on investment management, alternative investments, corporate finance, global commodities and capital markets.
“We are very pleased to have Karla join our team. She possesses a keen sense for cultural fit, and has been able to provide creative solutions that have consistently enabled her clients to exceed their goals. We look forward to her continued success with Options Group,” said David Korn, Managing Partner and head of EMEA.
Ms Dorsch established Piedmont Ltd in 1998, a boutique executive search firm. For the past twelve years, Ms Dorsch and her team have worked with broad range of clients throughout the Gulf including sovereign wealth funds, banks, private equity firms, and start-ups. Furthermore, she has assisted global firms with both hiring and licensing when launching satellite offices in the region. With her efforts, Piedmont developed a reputation in the Middle East as a firm that understands the nuances of the local landscape.
Before establishing Piedmont, Ms Dorsch worked at Harvey Nash PLC and began her executive search career at Korn/Ferry in London. Ms Dorsch holds an MBA from NYU Stern School of business, a Master’s degree from the London School of Economics, and a Bachelor’s degree from Columbia University. She is a member of the International Woman’s Forum and has sat on various non-profit boards in the UK.
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