Lisa Dorment Bio

Lisa Dorment

Lisa Dorment serves as Partner in Gaines International│Allen Austin’s Miami, Florida office specializing in manufacturing, financial services and life sciences. She has over 15 years of experience as an Executive Search Professional with a proven record of Business Development and Search Management in North, South America and Europe.


Lisa has completed a broad range of assignments, such as corporate and divisional CFOs, Senior marketing & sales, engineering, IT and other highly specialized positions, partnering with the executive

teams of companies such as Limited Brands, Citibank, General Motors, Bacardi and John Deere. One of her key strengths lies in her capacity to quickly grasp the business needs of her clients and propose innovative solutions. Additionally, as part of client service, she works collaboratively with senior executives to create action plans designed to accelerate their professional development and maximize their long-term potential.


Prior to Gaines International│Allen Austin, Lisa began her search career in research and recruiting in New York, NY. She then relocated to Miami, Florida where she was with AIMS International, a globally retained executive search firm, where she utilized her international experience working with senior executives in Europe and North and South America.  Lisa was also very active in the LATAM and domestic financial services arena, working with mid-cap community banks on Senior positions.  She belonged to both The Florida Bankers Association (FBA) and Florida International Bankers Association (FIBA).


Lisa graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Fordham University in New York, NY on a Tennis Scholarship. She collects Contemporary Art, enjoys sports and is a volunteer with Save the Children in Miami.