Retained search is the bedrock of our business. We closely partner our clients to understand their strategic objectives and deliver on the critical roles and competencies required to meet their business goals.
Our search consultants combine sector specific product, functional and regional expertise to enable our clients the access and insight required to make truly informed hiring decisions.
We do not advertise on behalf of our clients. We take a broad, creative approach to identifying potential candidates and draw on our industry knowledge, deep-level professional networks, and internal research capabilities to ensure complete talent market coverage.
HC Group operates as one global team. With talent markets becoming increasingly fragmented and geographically dispersed, we leverage our local presence to offer global access to the talent communities and insights that matter.
Alex joined HC Group in 2013 and is the Director for the Agriculture and Nutrition practice, based in Houston.
Amelia joined HC Group in 2018 and is a Senior Associate based in Singapore.
Andrew WatsonSão Paulo
Andrew joined HC Group in 2015 and is responsible for managing Latin America.
Anoush joined HC Group in 2013 and spearheads the Liquid Fuels and Chemicals practice in the EMEA region.
Brittany joined HC Group in 2021 and is a Senior Associate within the Agriculture and Nutrition practice in Houston.
Daniel joined HC Group in 2007 and is a Director working within the Liquid Fuels and Chemicals practice in London.
David is a Director overseeing the Corporate Functions and Gas, Power & Energy Transition practices in North America.
Douglas joined HC Group as a Director in 2019 to lead our APAC Liquid Fuels and Chemicals practice from Singapore.
Edward Carter joined HC Group in 2014 and is the Head of Corporate Functions.
Heather joined HC Group in 2019 and works within the Agriculture and Nutrition practice in Houston.
Jamie TranterNew York
Jamie first joined HC Group in 2009, before leaving in 2016 and returning in 2020 to manage the New York office.
Jenita joined HC Group in 2019 as a Director working within the Gas, Power, Renewables practice in London.
Jonathan KimuraSão Paulo
Jonathan joined HC Group in 2021 and is focused on the commodities and natural resources in Brazil.
Josh joined HC Group in 2021 as a Senior Associate and works within the Corporate Functions practice in London.
Laura joined HC Group in 2021 and is a Director working within the Liquid Fuels and Chemicals practice in London.
Michael joined HC Group in 2012 and works within the Liquid Fuels and Chemicals practice in Houston.
Naz joined HC Group in 2017 and works within the Corporate Functions practice in Houston.
Premesha McDonald (nee Motha)Singapore
Premesha joined HC Group in 2015 and is a Director working within the Metals and Minerals practice in Singapore.
Raúl CeronSão Paulo
Raúl joined HC Group in 2019 and focuses on the commodity's natural resources market in South America.
Richard joined HC Group in 2020 and is the Director responsible for the Commodities Technology practice.
Rina joined HC Group in November 2019 and is an Associate working within the Metals and Minerals practice in London.
Scott joined HC Group in 2008 and leads the global Metals and Minerals practice for HC.
Shanez joined HC Group in 2020 and is an Associate working within the Liquid Fuels and Chemical practice in London.
Shannon joined HC Group in 2021 as an Associate and works within the Technology and Innovation Recruitment Practice.
Victoria joined HC Group in 2019 and works within the EMEA Liquid Fuels practice.
William joined HC Group in 2021 as an Associate and works within the Technology and Innovation practice in London.
Zoe Zhou joined HC Group in 2021 and is based in our Singapore office.
Commodity trading in the UAE
Christian Tabet, Senior Advisor at Energex Partners, tells HC Insider about the market trends we are seeing.
Hydrogen: hope, hype and thermodynamics with Paul Martin
Is the hydrogen economy more hype than hope?
Trading houses and funds up their game on decarbonisation
It is becoming clear that the results of 2020 will be difficult to repeat, particularly in the crude & fuel oil markets.
Redefining excellence in commodity trading
HC Insider speaks to Karey Baum, Founder of Pegasus Commodities, to find out more about her team of former traders.
Navigating the Tanker Market with Richard Matthews
What drives the tanker market? What are the short- and long-term impacts of the pandemic?
Exclusive interview: Somruedee Chaimongkol, Chief Executive, Banpu
Somruedee Chaimongkol has been leading Thailand’s largest coal producer and power generator, Banpu, since 2015.
Crude Oil Trading: The hottest seat in the energy transition with Kurt Chapman
As we embark on energy transition, oil trading will not only become more crucial but more lucrative.
The exploration of lithium brine in Mongolia
Canadian mining company ION Energy is on track to becoming a major player in the battery metals space.
The Power of Biogas with John Rose
Joining us to discuss is John Rose, Chief Commercial Officer for Asset Finance Partners.
The Not-So Super-Cycle with Ivo Sarjanovic
Are we truly in a commodity super-cycle?
The energy transition’s impact on global markets and trading
Reuters Events Commodities launch whitepaper on the Energy transition’s impact on global markets and trading.
The challenge of trade surveillance and market abuse
HC Insider explores how innovative technology is helping organisations to future proof their business.
The future of trade surveillance
Surveillance is a key requirement for trading firms to improve risk detection and identify market abuse.
Sourcing renewable power: buy, build or invest with Toby Stanway
Across the developed world, companies face the pressure to decarbonize by 2030.
Talent Trends in Plant Protein
Vegan and vegetarian consumers once made up most of the consumption of alternative protein.
Identifying market benchmarks to support strategy development.
Talent Pipelining & Succession Planning
On-demand access to talent
Compensation Data & Advisory
Aligning productivity and performance
Leveraging different perspectives & fostering better decision-making.
Helping you Identify the talent needed to build the right team.