Madison Pearl

Madison Pearl was established in 2015 in Dubai to focus on the financial markets across the Middle East region.

Address: Madison Pearl Ltd. Dubai International Financial Centre 2nd Floor, Tower 1, Al Fattan Currency House
PO Box 507099
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Within: 04 560 9100
International: +971 4 560 9100

Corporate Partner, UAE

Background: Our client is an elite white shoe firm with a global reputation and well established offices in Dubai. This role came to light following a strategy meeting with the Managing Partner. Due to the growing transactions across the corporate sector it was vital to gain an extra pair of senior hands with a portable [...]

General Manager, Treasury for an Islamic Bank in Kuwait

Background: Our client, one of the most progressive Retail Islamic banks in Kuwait mandated Madison Pearl as a Search provider for its Top management overhaul after Boston Consulting Group advised the Board of our search expertise. Initially, we successfully placed senior members in the team such as GM, Head of Retail and Head of Human [...]

Head of Trading for an International brokerage firm (United Kingdom)

Background: Our client, an online, retail brokerage firm based out of London with operations in the Middle East & USA, acquired a presence in MENA and were looking to hire a Head of Trading to be based out of London, responsible for refining the entire trading platform and looking into risk exposures at the same [...]

General Manager, Head of Real Estate Business

Background: Our client is one of the biggest Islamic Banks in the world in terms of assets and has significant international presence. Recently it created a new division as part of the bank’s strategy to maximise and utilise their existing real estate portfolio specifically in the Middle East and transform these properties into high yield [...]

Managing Director, PE – Energy Fund in Mexico

Background: Our client is the leading Private Equity house in the MENA region, based in the DIFC; currently ranked within the top 50 private equity firms worldwide. They successfully raised circa $200 million for an energy infrastructure fund in Mexico and mandated Madison Pearl to find a MD to manage investments for the fund to [...]

Chief Risk Officer, Quasi Sovereign Wealth Fund in UAE

Background: Our client, a Quasi Sovereign Wealth Fund in the UAE needed to replace their CRO to rebuild their risk framework and bring in market risk and operational risk capabilities as the firm was moving to a new system. However, the client did not have a clear picture as to who would be an ideal [...]

Director, Public Markets for a SWF in Oman

Background: Our client is a Sovereign Wealth Fund based in the GCC investing in non-oil & gas sectors across the globe, including developed and emerging markets. Historically this role was taken care of by external portfolio managers but the SWF decided to move this function in-house and hence the role became open. The role required [...]

Chief Investment Officer, Large Family Office in UAE

Background: Our client, a very private and large family office in UAE needed a Chief Investment Officer. It is a multibillion-dollar real estate fund focused on Europe and needs to target long term gains with extensive due diligence checks on each potential acquisition. The role was very confidential and sensitive due to internal senior management [...]

CEO (Malaysia) for an Islamic Bank

Background: Our client is an International Islamic Bank with presence in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Malaysia and Turkey. Madison Pearl was given the mandate to identify a CEO for the Bank in Malaysia; the first foreign Islamic Bank licensed to conduct a full range of non-ringgit banking activities. The role required an internationally experienced candidate with [...]