Global Energy Executive Search & Talent Specialists

Founded by an energy executive, we bring genuine industry knowledge at Senior Management & Board level to the search process.

With direct experience from the clients’ perspective, we offer the unique opportunity for our clients to work with a company that “understands”.

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Direct in-house Energy Executive

Global Energy Search Specialists

Consultative Approach to Talent Acquisition


About Zinc

Founded in 2013, Zinc has established the reputation as the leading search company in the energy business.

We bring unique industry knowledge from decades of direct energy experience

What we do

We work all levels of seniority of searches, from Board level to hands-on technical, with the same emphasis of importance for all roles

We work across the full value chain, from concept to execution, funding & monetisation, enabling companies to grow and stabilise through talent.

Executive Search

Working across the full Energy Sector and using our in-house expertise, we specialise in C-Suite, Board Room and senior leadership roles, with an outstanding track record of success
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Technical Search

Zinc has rapidly built the reputation as market leader in building Technical Teams. The rapidly-advancing Energy Transition forms a major part of our activity, where we are operating in Renewables, Clean Technology and Energy Finance
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Advisory Board

Since our inception, we have seen directly the benefit of having an industry expert conducting our searches. Our team of industry-leading associates form our Advisory Board for bespoke advice and recommendations on each sector in which we operate
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Oil & Gas

Origins of Zinc’s business. Full value chain, exploration to production. Fossil fuels still have a major part to play in the energy mix.
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Sector seeing outstanding growth. Leading the charge towards Net Zero, both in UK and globally. Zinc active in all sub-sectors, including Wind, Solar & Wave
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Clean Technology

Playing a pivotal role in the race towards Net Zero.

Huge advancements in Hydrogen & Fuel Cell technology.

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Energy Finance

Covers the full value chain, working with Investment Funds, Banks, Private Equity & Venture Capitalists across the energy business.
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Client testimonials

Our Team

Our unique brand brings with it in excess of 70 years’ experience comprising both Executive and Technical level search, as well as extensive networks at all levels throughout the energy sector
Chris FlavellExecutive Chairman
Chris has over 40 years’ energy sector experience. He has held senior management positions in a number of oil companies, including Tullow Oil, where he was General Manager Exploration
Joe Hetherington Managing Director
Joe has 10 years’ experience in Executive Search in the Energy industry, with outstanding contacts internationally, especially in USA. Joe leads our Energy Transition Team
Nikola Kindlova Executive Director
Nikola has 15 years of experience in Executive Search with impressive international networks across Renewables, Clean tech, Oil & Gas and Energy Transition space.
Luke PlantConsultant
Lily RegardsoeConsultant

Contact Us

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USA - +1 832 430 6429

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Direct in-house Energy Executive

Global Energy Search Specialists

Consultative Approach to Talent Acquisition