Sumaya Shiref joined Bell Yard as Office Manager & Client Support Executive in 2018.
She assists with Bell Yard’s business development initiatives, conducting research for new client pitches via market research and competitor analysis.
She also supports Bell Yard’s retained client accounts by identifying PR opportunities, assisting with press releases, monitoring coverage and reporting on PR successes.
Prior to this, Sumaya was an Executive Consultant for a leading specialist legal recruitment firm based in the City. Sumaya worked directly with the firms’ Managing Director to successfully manage key accounts and ensure client relationships were maintained to the highest standard throughout the firm. Sumaya also held sole responsibility for all HR and operational matters.
Sumaya’s previous positions also included end-to-end management of events within the hospitality industry.