Exceptional talent for downstream oil

Our vision is to provide growth through happy, high performing people that make a safer & more sustainable world. Our passion for delivering a bespoke search service combined with the latest recruitment technologies has allowed us to place the top talent in Lubricants & Fuels markets.

With 10+  years of 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

With our bespoke approach and unique candidate profiling technology, we are leaders in executive, commercial and technical lubricants recruitment. We support manufacturers, distributors, lubricant, additive and base oil companies across Europe, the Americas Middle East & Asia.

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Fuel Distributors & Wholesalers

Fuel Recruitment

We support Fuel Wholesalers, Distributors, and Retailers supplying commercial, marine, aviation, agriculture, and domestic markets throughout the UK, Europe and USA. We understand what it takes in leadership or key commercial jobs 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 and Fuels keep the world moving. The industry is constantly evolving, and right now Lubricants and Fuels has a big focus on sustainability, net-zero, circular economy and digital transformation. Exciting times. At ABN Resource, we share our perspectives on these matters and more. In our blogs you will see the latest industry news, exclusive interviews with industry experts, our research reports on leadership and human performance.

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The Four Pillars Of Successful Hybrid Working

The recent Apple controversy over the company’s return-to-office plan is a reminder that some employers are still having trouble grasping what flexibility really looks like.

Adding Value: Hiring Happy & High Performing Teams That Grow YOUR Business

At a time of great change for the downstream oil market, we help companies to navigate their key challenges so they can make the most of the opportunities to grow. We source most of our placements through proactive headhunting and via our network.

Innovation, Change and Adding Value In The Lubricants Industry

The downstream oil industry has been undergoing transformation to meet changing consumer needs, improve employee engagement and develop robust business models to counter the future dynamics of the sector. With the opportunities this creates, how do you get ahead, and avoid being left behind?

Clean and Green: The Future of Environmentally Friendly Lubricants

Recently we celebrated Earth Day which focused on accelerating solutions to combat climate change and activating everyone from businesses, governments and citizens to do their part in the preservation of our planet.

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

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