David Myers


Office Location: Dubai

Phone: +971 4 3764600

David Myers is a member of the Industrial practice covering the Middle East from Heidrick & Struggles' Dubai office.

He has more than 30 years’ experience in the aerospace, mining, technology, and executive search industries, serving clients in the Middle East and the United Kingdom. He specializes in the assessment of management teams, building startup teams and transitioning expatriate executives into emerging markets.

Before joining Heidrick & Struggles, David spent seven years in the region with two other global executive search firms, which he helped start up and expand across the Middle East. David also worked for five years in a specialized executive search firm focused exclusively on the optical networking industry.

His early career was in engineering management and sales management. He also carried out technology development with British Aerospace, the National Coal Board’s Mining Research and Development Establishment, and Digital Equipment Corporation.


David holds a bachelor of science degree in electrical and electronic engineering from Swansea University in Wales.