Leigh Williamson has been a dynamic presence with Gulf Sotheby’s International Realty since 2014, consistently ranking among the agency’s top producers and accomplishing over $150 million in sales with the company alone. 2017 saw Leigh close the record sale for the most expensive house ever sold in Dubai at the time and 2018 saw her achieve a record sale of $49 million USD to one client and $27 million USD to another. Leigh is always achieving high numbers for Gulf Sotheby’s International Realty for sales volume and satisfied clients. Leigh Williamson is an Associate for the Client Rep. Division of Gulf Sotheby’s International Realty. She is also the Head of the Middle East Desk of the Field Team Sotheby's International Realty in Manhattan, New York, where she divides her time.
Since 2014, Leigh has been traveling extensively to emerging markets in Asia, India, America and Russia building on the growing global business of Sotheby’s International Realty. She excels as a financial portfolio advisor for international investors in securing prime, luxury-brand, and global residential real estate. Leigh has 11 years of real estate experience in the Middle East, where she has become an incredibly valued top agent in the region. She is continually asked to sit on panels to discuss the topic of real estate globally.
Leigh’s core competencies are project developments, international sales, commercial investment acquisitions, new business development, and marketing of luxury properties. Her long and varied experiences in sales taught her the importance and value of maintaining strong, long-term relationships with her clients. In turn, clients regard Leigh not only for her dedication and patience, but also for her 110% transparency, work ethics, negotiation skills, get-it-done attitude, and thorough guidance on their property investment undertakings.
Her strong client network comprising of the affluent individuals from the Middle East and influential members of the society worldwide has allowed for her business to grow with ease. In addition to her real estate successes, she also has over 20 years of managing and marketing high-profile, world-class events with clients, such as F1, The PGA & European Tour Golf, Premier & Serie A Football Clubs, ATP Tennis, Rugby and various cultural events like the Toronto International Film Festival.