Wiam Khalaf

Wiam Khalaf



Wiam Khalaf is a Principal with the Global Industrial and Professional Services Markets for Korn Ferry. Ms. Khalaf specializes in international C- suite searches across general management, operational, technical and financial appointments including CEO, COO, CFO, sales & marketing and support roles.

During her time with Korn Ferry, Ms. Khalaf has executed a wide range of international searches for clients, concentrating across EMEA and the Americas for a range of clients across - Financial Services, Telecoms, Consumer and family businesses. She has worked in Canada and the Korn Ferry Dubai office, servicing Middle Eastern and European clients. 

Additionally, Ms. Khalaf is a member of the Firm’s Financial Officers Centre of Expertise, dedicated to helping clients recruit leading financial talent in Canada, as well as globally.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry in their Dubai office in 2007, Ms. Khalaf worked for McKinsey & Company covering many industries; healthcare; government; banking and technology.

Wiam holds a Masters in International Business with distinction from the University of Wollongong, in Australia and a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems and Marketing from the American University of Sharjah.

Ms. Khalaf is fluent in both English and Arabic with moderate French.