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Ewan Sheriff Career Highlights

Posted in Ewan Sheriff with tags , , , on September 20, 2011 by ewansheriff
Right now, Ewan Sheriff is a highly successful lawyer operating from a fresh home in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Ewan has accumulated many years commercial expertise in several sectors. Below are a few career highlights for those of you unfamiliar with his background.

Having long held an interest in commercial real estate, Ewan Sheriff made an early career choice to specialize within the area of Commercial Property. He chose to join Semple Fraser in late 1992 due to their concentration of high-profile, cross-border transactions and clientele in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Manchester, UK. For the duration of this period Mr Sheriff was a direct assistant to among the founding Partners, which afforded him exponential encounter within the full life-cycle of Commercial Real Estate transactions, from acquire via to Asset Management and leasing.

Ewan was recruited by Archibald Campbell & Harley of Edinburgh in 1993, and at the age of 28, he made history as this one hundred year old firm’s youngest Partner, known for it’s forward-thinking attitude and it’s expertise and market commentary. Midway through his eight year period at Archibald, Ewan’s professional undertakings became more concentrated on business development whilst continuing to service his investment purchases as well as commercial leasing portfolio. Ewan Sheriff also drafted a full suite of precedents encompassing Commercial Leases, Rent Review Agreements, Licences for Work, Reporting Procedures, Trusts and construction documentation; that continue to be in production.

In 2004, Ewan was recruited as a Partner, to implement a brand new real estate department at Dickson Minto, among the UK’s leading corporate finance and private equity corporations. Throughout his five year career there, Ewan Sheriff created among the best known, high exposure real estate practices in the UK by regularly transacting fantastic high-profile deals, which subsequently quadrupled turnover and team size within 3 years of inception.


Ewan’s Life and Career Progression

Posted in Ewan Sheriff with tags , , , on February 15, 2011 by ewansheriff

Read all about not only Ewan’s school days, but the way his career has progressed over the years, including his move from the UK to the Middle East. Here is an extract of an article published recently online;

“..Mr Sheriff holds eighteen years of high-profile experience in the Commercial, Real Estate and Asset Management arenas, with high-exposure firms located in Edinburgh, Glasgow, London, Dubai and Abu Dhabi, respectively. At the end of 2009, having long held an interest in the Middle East and it’s business opportunities, Ewan Sheriff sought to embrace the regions richer and more balanced lifestyle for himself, his wife and his three young children..”

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Career Path of Ewan Sheriff

Posted in Ewan Sheriff with tags , on December 15, 2010 by ewansheriff

“Today, Ewan Sheriff is a highly successful lawyer working from a new home in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Ewan has accumulated many years commercial experience in several sectors, and this article charts his career progression from his graduation to the present day..”

This article can be seen published live in full here : Ewan Sheriff

More about lawyer Ewan Sheriff

Posted in Ewan Sheriff with tags , , , on November 2, 2010 by ewansheriff

A third party website has published a short article about Ewan Sheriff I thought you might be interested in. It summarises some career highlights as well as a little about Ewan’s personal life. Here is an extract;

“..Ewan Sheriff began his traineeship with Alex Morison & Co in September 1990 until the end of August 1992. He had 4 seats during his two years , Wills Trusts and Executries, Residential Conveyancing, Litigation and Commercial Property…”
“..Having long held an interest in the Middle East, travelled there and transacted there the family decided to relocate there at the beginning of 2009, looking for a fresh challenge and a better way of life. The Sherriff family finally moved to Dubai in April 2010 and have never looked back…”

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