Nick Cunningham


Nick Cunningham is a partner in Heidrick and Struggles' Dubai office and a member of the Global Industrial Practice, focusing on infrastructure, transportation, logistics and business services. He works with a variety of clients such as multinationals, family groups and private equity backed portfolio businesses.


Prior to joining Heidrick& Struggles, Nick worked in sports broadcasting with BSkyB (Sky Sports) in their production unit, where he was accountable for producing content and analysis for live broadcast.

Nick started his career in executive search with a UK AIM-listed firm as a research analyst before progressing into a client relationship role. Later, he joined a global boutique search firm in London where he conducted search assignments for general management and C-level functional leadership throughout Europe across infrastructure, real estate, retail, hospitality and transportation. He relocated with the firm to join their Middle East office in 2013 to help build the depth of the business throughout the region.


Southampton Solent University, BA in Business