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Our People

Our team are the driving force behind championing assurance and cultivating partnerships to achieve the vision of building sustainable, thriving organisations. With our leader's strategic foresight and the team's unwavering commitment to the shared vision, they align their talents towards a unified vision encompassing growth, sustainability, and a positive impact.

Founding Partners


Mohammad Osama

Chief Executive Officer

Osama has had a career spanning 2 decades working within world-renowned FMCG MNCs and, more recently, within the executive search/recruitment industry. With a track record of having placed over 200 Managers/Directors/CEOs with some of the most prestigious companies in the world, he is now charged with leading the growth and vision of GRG.


Mark Timms

Chief Growth Officer

Mark is a founding partner with 20+ years of recruitment experience across APAC, Europe and Africa, with 15 years focused on the GCC market. Spending his career Building teams for global blue chips and regional giants, Mark has personally closed 500+ Management to C-Suite placements in over 40 countries and consulted on many more.


Steve Freed

Founding Director

GRG co-founder Steve has 20+ years of search experience across London, the UK, and the GCC. Finance & Accountancy, excluding Financial Services, is his speciality, having placed 250+ candidates. Steve conducts mid-senior level searches for various positions and has dedicated his career to helping people and businesses succeed.

Divisional Heads


Robyn Abou Chedid

Brand & Culture Director

With 16 years of award-winning marketing experience, Robyn has excelled in developing remarkable large-scale marketing concepts and strategising high-yielding brand identity campaigns across APAC, Europe, MENA and the GCC. Her expertise lies in consumer behaviour and she is considered Dubai's leading C-level personal brand strategist.


Anna Ivanova

Employer Branding Strategist

With a career spanning more than 15 years, Anna is a seasoned global Employer Branding strategist, specialising in the development, execution, and measurement of global Employer Branding strategies, that focus on attracting, engaging, and retaining top-tier talent.


Trevor Mais

Finance Director

A highly experienced CIMA qualified finance professional, with substantial PLC exposure in both international and UK-based roles. With over 14 years experience in the Middle East, India & Africa. Proven track record of business achievements in multi-sectors and multi-geographies.

Industry Leading Experts

150 years’ combined experience of the leadership team (100+ years within the region).
3000+ placements between them.

Our Engine Room

The Regions Largest Research and Delivery Team