Leading organization of Global Executive Search Firms Worldwide

InterSearch Middle East is one of the oldest international executive search firms in the region after opening the first office in Dubai UAE in 1998.

Proudly celebrating over 25 years collaborative partnership with InterSearch Worldwide, the growing Middle East executive search business has an exceptional track record of providing clients & candidates with the capability to conduct local, regional and international cross border assignments, by strategically utilizing the extensive global network & depth of regional Middle East experience and knowledge.


InterSearch is committed to high integrity and therefore is compliant to worldwide Quality Standard and Best Practices. Our clients are assured of the first-class service at every one of our 90 offices, where all the senior consultants have been selected for their experience and excellent reputation in their own country as well as their ability to operate internationally. Each partner is committed to excellence in every search, and our reputation is widely known by our international clients.


InterSearch partners have an average of 20 years of experience. Partners have worked with a variety of multi-national, regional, government and local companies and are well positioned with the maturity to take on the most challenging assignments.

Our Vision

To be recognized as the leading Executive search firm in the Middle East for excellence of service, performance and  follow-through; all to the highest  ethical standards.

Our Mission

To add value to our clients by  becoming a strategic partner  and trusted advisor that is able  to acquire the best talent  available. To leverage  our  international network & regional  Middle East knowledge to provide the capability to  conduct local, regional and  cross border assignments.

Our Values

As a leading Global organization of Executive Search Firms, we commit to:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Client Focus & Intimacy  Business Ethics
  • Integrity & Trust  Collaboration  Socially Responsible

Corporate Social Responsibility

As active and supportive members of global communities, InterSearch members across the world support a variety of humane and charity organizations.

A History Marked by Excellence

Global reach, local impact

InterSearch Worldwide, founded in 1989, has an established and growing international network to provide clients with exceptional global reach.

Saudi Arabia

Proudly one of the first international search firm licensed by Ministry of Investment of Saudi Arabia (MISA) with a fast-growing team in the Kingdom and genuine commit- ment to Saudization under the 2030 vision of building Human Capability.


Authentic international but locally relevant executive search firm, licensed in DIFC, with genuine ability to deliver high quality in the fastest time possible. Strength in Emiratization.


With a geniune commitment to Omanization, this is the only international executive search firm with a dedicat- ed office in the Sultanate of Oman, opened in 2013.

InterSearch’s Values & Commitment


We strive to be the highest quality network in global executive search. In all our methods we aspire to set the standard others pursue.


Every day we live by our core values, respecting the organization and its decisions, its partners and its clients.

As a leading Global Alliance of Executive Search Firms, we commit to


  • We are proactive drivers of growth, profitability and success for ourselves and for our InterSearch partners.
  • We promote global business by developing and cultivating referral sources.
  • We engage InterSearch in our local business, supporting and developing the global brand.

Client Focus & Intimacy

  • We treat our clients as business partners, striving to conduct all our searches flawlessly.
  • We manage client relationships and search engagements effectively, staying attentive to clients’ needs and establishing client trust and loyalty to maximize retention.

Business Ethics

  • We respect all confidential information entrusted to us by clients, candidates, and InterSearch partners and staff.
  • We aim to be positive role models, inspiring other and setting good examples that benefit the long-term interests of clients, the InterSearch organization and its partners.
  • We comply with both local and InterSearch regulations and endorse corporate social responsibility.

Integrity & Trust

  • We conduct all business activities with unwavering integrity, honesty and forthright behavior, working with member countries openly – knowing that our success depends on our relationships with each other, our clients, and our candidates.
  • We exercise good judgment – never circumventing policies and procedures, and resisting the temptation to ignore questionable practices – while supporting decisions made by the Board and SQC.


  • We share cross-border business.
  • We are accurate and transparent in all forms of communication with InterSearch partners, responding to calls and emails within 24 hours and exchanging information as requested.
  • We are motivated team players eager to assist and build strong internal relationships with other InterSearch partners.

Service Offering

Executive Search

Board Placements

Shareek Interim Management

Consulting & Transformation

Nationalization, Diversity & Inclusion

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