Patel joins DHR International as Managing Partner, India

February 17, 2016

MUMBAI, INDIA (FEBRUARY, 2016) – Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce that Firoze Patel has joined the firm as Managing Partner, India based in the firm’s Mumbai office.

Joining DHR International as a member of the Financial Services Practice Group, Patel will also oversee all of DHR International’s business activities in India.

An experienced executive search professional, Patel previously served for three years as Managing Director with Russell Reynolds Associates. Prior to this, he held the position of Mumbai Office Head and Senior Client Partner with Korn/Ferry International’s Financial Services Practice, where he spent over a decade.

Patel has also served as Senior Manager with Nicholson International, opening their office in Mumbai and managing the firm’s existing operations in Delhi, and prior to that, as the Dubai office head with Specialized Overseas Services, one of the largest recruitment/search companies in the Middle East.

Patel has an in-depth knowledge of the financial services industry having spent five years as Head of Finance and Accounts for a large export house in India, prior to his career in search.

He graduated with First Class Honors from Jaihind College, Bombay University and is a trained accountant.

For more than 25 years DHR International has been a leading, privately held provider of executive search solutions with more than 60 wholly-owned offices spanning the globe.  DHR’s renowned consultants specialize in all industries and functions in order to provide unparalleled senior-level executive search, management assessment and succession planning services tailored to the unique qualities and specifications of our select client base.