Future Tense is a boutique recruitment firm, focusing on expediting organizations’ search for the right talent, as a force multiplier. We emphasize on servicing the recruitment needs of today, with a keen eye on aspirations for the future.


We believe in going beyond mapping skills and aligning organizations’ character with their employees’, to ensure a sustainable association.


We specialize in sourcing off-market/dormant yet skilled candidates with our exclusive networks and domain expertise, complementing the common talent marketplaces. Our customized approach enables an extended reach from local applicants to foreign markets, enriching the employers’ choices.


With over a decade since our inception, we have operations in the U.A.E. and India. Our multi-disciplinary coverage of industries includes Education, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality (+F&B) and Real Estate as key verticals, among others.


Empowering organizational capabilities by recruiting best human talent


Providing ‘Timely’ recruitment solutions through a ‘Trusted’ partnership and efficient profiling of ‘Talent’

Our Team

Karuna AgarwalCEO
The leadership at Future Tense begins with Karuna Agarwal. She has a commendable recruitment experience of more than fifteen years, which began with Emmay HR (a Randstad company) in Mumbai.   Building on her professional progress, Karuna soon embarked on her entrepreneurial path and launched Future Tense in India, followed by an expansion to the UAE. She has excelled in recruiting across the organizational chain (right up to CxO levels) and specializes in executive search.

Future Tense is powered by a dynamic mix of young as well as experienced recruiters, who are not only energetic in their respective roles but present a cumulative experience of over 100 years  The multi-industry background of the team, that includes education, financial services, hospitality, media, retail, etc., adds a deeper understanding of clients’ diverse requirements, thereby boosting the delivery capabilities. 


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Experience no bar. Time no bar. Performance and ownership is all that matters.


We are in a people’s business and always welcome dynamic aspirants to our team. If you have a keen eye for talent, strong networking skills, or a thirst for business development, reach out to us. We are open to conversations and coffee anytime.