Recruitment Redefined

Our vision is to provide growth through happy, high performing people that make a safer & more sustainable world. We are recruitment leaders serving global downstream oil markets. We specialise in retained search for hard-to-find talent in Executive, Sales, Operations and Technical positions.

Our extensive global industry connections and tenacious will to succeed, delivers a 97% + vacancy fill rate. Our proven approach secures you the very best people across the world, streamlines the entire process, reducing commercial downtime whilst boosting employee retention by as much as 40%.

92% of placed candidates surveyed said they found their dream job with our support. That’s because we listen and understand needs. Our detailed assessment process empowers candidates to showcase their skills in the best way, achieving job offers that are above expectation. We deliver constant communication from your key contact at ABN Resource. By giving candidates the confidence to know they are supremely well qualified for the role in question, clients experience a significant decrease in meeting cancellations and declined offers.

A unique and proven hiring process, an unrivalled global network, recruiting for the top industry employers are the key factors to delivering happy, high performing people that make a safer & more sustainable world.

Our values


We always place your interests first. We pledge to be attentive and keep your needs at the forefront of our minds.


We specialise in recruiting hard to fill vacancies with the right hire. Our unique methodology ‘i-intro’ helps us to succeed in this demanding task.


Judge us on our results. We get the right match, on time, to deliver the right results for your business needs.


We keep our promises. Trust must be earned through experience and we ensure your dealings with us is always positive and meets expectation.

Award-winning recruitment technology

24/7 Access

All information available at your fingertips, 24/7, accessed via our secure web-based platform

Extensive Information

i-intro delivers everything you need to know about an applicant, including salary details, CVs, and references

Benchmarking Tools

Shortlisted candidates include psychometrics, behavioural & aptitude analysis

Video Interviews

We have a preview of the video-recorded interviews and open access to our notes

Easy to Use

You benefit from much better communication, complete transparency and eassiness to use

Saving Your Time & Money

i-into ensures you make the correct hiring decisions, whilst saving time and money

Take advantage of our unique methodology


We have key partners to support the people side of your business. Click on logos to find out more.

The Work Happy Project


Everyone has a right to be happy, Work Happy help you get that.


Recruitment Shouldn't Be A gamble!

Introducing our unique Good Hire Calculator™, its data-backed approach, and clever algorithms work out the price an early leaver really costs your organisation.

We bet you will be surprised by the numbers in your report!

Use it now

Meet our team

James Moorhouse, ABN Resource Founder & Director

James Moorhouse


I deliver the key hires to your organisation. I take time to understand your business, culture and needs then put our proven recruitment process in action to make hiring easy and stress-free.

Kristine Dinha


I utilise my expert sourcing techniques to find and connect very talented candidates with clients who are hunting for that needle in a haystack, the perfect addition for their company.

Oliver Ineson


Working with clients from the very beginning of the recruitment process, I discover and source amazing industry talent that might not know that their perfect job is just around the corner.

Ewa Ozga

Marketing Manager

Leading marketing initiatives, I support my team in their efforts to connect our clients with the very best leadership, commercial & technical talent the global oil market has to offer.

Bhupinder Singh

Delivery Consultant, MENA

I look after projects in the Middle East, Africa, and India for lubricants, Base oils & fuels markets, including Executive Leadership, Sales, Operations, Supply Chain and Technical positions.

Terre Christensen

Delivery Consultant, USA

Recruiting since 2012 for the downstream oil market, I have successfully placed managerial, R&D, Product Managers, technical directors, executive leaders, international sales, technical sales, and HR.

Ray Li

Delivery Consultant, APAC

I look after projects in the APAC for lubricants, fuels and petrochemicals markets, including executive leadership, sales and technical positions.

Julie Schiller

Delivery Consultant, USA

I am invested in the long-term success of your business. It is my mission is to find capable, and culturally appropriate professionals who will help your organisation achieve its goals.