About Zinc

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

Founded by Chris Flavell, the former Exploration General Manager of Tullow Oil and Geoscientist with over 35 years of experience and a team of energy and technology recruitment specialists, Zinc has detailed knowledge of the energy sector.

We employ traditional headhunting methodologies, complemented by our deep knowledge of the energy business and industry-wide contacts & networks across our specialist sectors

Our principal focus is the wider Energy Sector, where we cover both Executive Search and Technical roles.  Our main operations span the global Oil & Gas industry, the growing and highly important Renewables sector and the Technology industry, where huge advancements are being seen each year in areas such as “Clean Tech”, including fuel cell technology, emissions reduction and digital transformation.  Environmental consultancy is prevalent across these sectors, and forms an ever-increasing part of Zinc’s operations.