Abhishek Vats Promoted To Managing Director Head of Middle East

Sheffield Haworth is delighted to announce the promotion of Abhishek Vats to Managing Director and Head of the Middle East and North Africa Region.  

Abhishek has been with the business for over five years.  Based in Dubai, he focuses on senior executive searches in partnership with a range of clients including institutional Investors, Pension Funds, Endowments, Sovereign Wealth Funds, Asset Managers, Alternative Investors, Private Equity and Real Estate Firms.  The promotion signals the tremendous efforts made by Abhishek and the team over the last five years including a challenging year across the global economy.

Commenting on the promotion, Alex Cormack, Group Managing Director and SEO for the region said, “We are pleased to be able to recognise the hard work Abhishek has contributed to Sheffield Haworth.  Abhishek will be responsible for continuing to lead the growth of the business in the region.  We have strong foundations in the Middle East and are very much looking forward to building our existing relationships as well as expanding our footprint across new clients and lines of businesses.”

On his appointment, Abhiskek added, “I am delighted to be leading Sheffield Haworth Middle East into this next chapter.  Although we have experienced challenging times recently, I am confident that as we move through 2021, the landscape will continue to improve.  I am looking forward to working with the team to bring new solutions to our clients and continuing to strengthen our relationships across the region.”


To get in touch with Abhishek, please email vats@sheffieldhaworth.com