Exceptional talent for downstream oil

We are committed to provide growth through happy, high performing people that make a safer & more sustainable world. Our passion for delivering a bespoke service combined with the latest recruitment technologies has allowed us to place the most exclusive talent in the downstream oil industry sectors of Lubricants & Additives, and Fuels.

With 15 years’ experience within global executive recruitment, guided by our core values of Service, Trust, Perseverance and Delivery, we understand the unique challenges within the industry. Only by following and applying values rigorously will a business achieve the aims it sets itself. And for us, that means building strong relationships founded on mutual trust and respect. As a result of our ability, and our network of contacts, we find candidates best suited to your needs so you get the right candidate, every time.

Click on the sections below to find out more about the markets we specialise in.

Lubricants Recruitment

Lubricants Recruitment

Together with our bespoke approach and unique candidate profiling technology, we’re able to place exceptional talent – making us trusted leaders in lubricants recruitment. Recruiting Executive Management, Sales, Operations, Technical personnel for Lubricant and Additive companies within Europe, Middle East, Asia & Americas.

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Fuel Distributors & Wholesalers

Fuel Recruitment

We are the go-to recruiter for Fuel Wholesalers, Distributors, and Retailers supplying commercial, marine, aviation, agriculture, and domestic markets throughout the UK, Europe and USA. We understand the industry demands and what it takes in a leadership or key commercial role to make a positive impact on business growth.

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Previous Assignments

Technical Director

Vickers Oils

Head of Fuel Cards

World Fuel Services

MD Germany


Commercial Manager


EMEA Sales Manager




Your Lubricants & Fuels Insights

Lubricants & Fuels, the industries that have enabled so much of the modern world. Planes, trains, automobiles and ships, almost everything that can move people and goods from one place to another is fuelled by products made from oil. As our industry is constantly evolving, so do we. In the ABN Resource, we share our perspective on the global lubricants & fuels industry – latest news, exclusive interviews with industry experts, research and market-moving trends on leadership and human performance.

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Join Us During Europe’s Largest Lubrication Exhibition & Conference | Lube Expo

ABN Resource are the Platinum Recruiting Partner to the Lubricant Expo, which will take place 6–8 September 2022, at Messe Essen Germany. Lubricant Expo is Europe’s first free-to-attend exhibition and conference, connecting

ABN Resource’s Word for 2022

Perseverance is “continued effort to do or achieve something, even when this is difficult or takes a long time”. It’s that quality that allows us to overcome challenges, obstacles, hardship and adversity towards achieving personal and professional goals, instead of being defeated by them.

Wouldn’t It Be Nice To Face The Future With Certainty?

2022 has a new challenge coming. As the lubricants industry continues to battle with supply chain and raw material pricing, a new challenge is around the corner – hiring. And that’s a big one because without the right people your business will struggle.

ABN Resource + Lube Magazine: Engaging Employees With Your Sustainability Journey

Delivering sustainability in your company is going to be almost impossible if you don’t engage your employees with the mission. Many organisations are still trying to find the best practice on how to link sustainability with the employee’s daily work and the company’s operations in general.

Meet our specialists

Our experts are specialists in their field and have been contributing to the success of ABN Resource for many years.

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.

Diversity & Inclusion In The Downstream Oil Industry

Your guide to achieving more Diversity, Equality & Inclusion in the workplace.

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