YOUR GLOBAL

EXECUTIVE  SEARCH PARTNERS

Our below Six partners and offices give us real, global coverage from the Americas, the Caribbean, and Europe, to the Middle East & Africa, and Asia Pacific. Honesty, Integrity, and Loyalty to our clients mean more to each of us than making fees.  We pool our global contacts and skillsets to ensure the best candidate matching to client's jobs.

 

Robert Gary Dodds
Founding Partner & Global Ambassador 
 
Specializes in Corporate & Regional Executive, and GM recruitment.
 
He has lived and worked in the Middle East & Africa, Asia-Pacific, Europe and North America and has done work for clients in the Caribbean & latin America. He's seasoned at Executive Search and Human Resource Consulting, renowned for matching leadership talent during in his VPHR career in luxury hotel groups for 30 years. 
 
He's headed HR for The Ritz-Carlton and Marriott's 160 hotels in The Middle East & Africa, was head of HR for The Peninsula Group, in Exec. Search, and worked for IHG & Sheraton ITT:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/garydodds/

Helmut Leuck

Partner - The Americas 

Specializing in F&B, Culinary, and Operations leaders.

 

Helmut is a specialist in F&B & Culinary disciplines with

a prestigious 14-year career with The Hyatt Corporation, Rock

Resorts, Trump's Hotels & Casino's as VP F&B - having

apprenticed and trained in Germany and Paris.

 

A true operational specialist who loves the industry, having grown

up working in the family vineyards’.

 

He has over 20 years of contacts and experience in North America, is very seasoned at selecting top talent, and is fluent in English, German and has conversational Spanish and basic French.

 

https://www.linkedin.com/in/helmutleuck/

Walid Mahfouz

Partner - Middle East & Africa

Specializes in his region in Excom and HOD level search.

A specialist in the Hotel Industry with more than 20 years of contact with large organizations, global and regional including The Ritz-Carlton and Marriott International groups.

 

Having been a Regional Director of Learning & Development for 160+ hotels in the Middle East and Africa allowed Walid to build robust relationships with General Manager, top executives, hotel Executive Committee Members, and Heads of Departments in different. 

www.linkedin.com/in/walid-mahfouz-83559617  

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Yasmin Akhtar
Partner - Asia Pacific
Specializes in her region in Excom and HOD level search.
 
A Singaporean who has lived and worked in Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia, Pakistan, and Dubai; traveling extensively for work in SE Asia.
An Area DHR, and Learning & Development Leader with 20 + years of experience for Global & Regional Hotel companies. DHR a 1,000 room JW Marriott, DHR Marriott Resort, Australia; Area DHR Marriott Asia Pacific, and the Luxury Fullerton Hotel, Singapore. She is now based in Singapore.
 
She's inspired by aligning HR delivery to business goals and developing each employee to their max potential.
https://www.linkedin.com/in/yasmin-akhtar-a845b812/
Fiona Lowe
Partner - The Caribbean

Specializes in her region in Excom and HOD level search.

 
A British Citizen born in Jersey in the UK Channel Islands, she has lived and worked in the UK, and the Caribbean.  A career in HR, Learning & Development spanning 30 + years with Le Meridien, Marriott International UK and St. Kitts, and over six-years in luxury resorts in the Caribbean: St. Kitts, Curacao & Grenada where she lives. 
 
Her regional contacts are extensive at all levels and her strength at assessing people and job fit for numerous openings too is well established.  She has a passion for making the right match every time.
https://www.linkedin.com/in/fiona-jane-lowe-997152bb/
Guy Epsom
Partner - Europe
Specializes in the Travel Trade and Hotel & Resort Sales & Marketing leaders.
 
He has over 30 years’ experience with a career that started with the Savoy Hotel Group to Excom positions with Sheraton ITT.  

 

Regional positions with Windsor Hotels in East Africa, InterContinental and laterally Regional Director of Sales and Marketing with Hilton MEA, followed by a senior multi-property role with Movenpick Hotels & Resorts. Guy most recently was Advisor with TCA  (Tourism & Cultural Authority) Abu Dhabi.  

Guy has extensive experience in hiring top operational executive talent. 

https://www.linkedin.com/in/guyepsom/