Energy, Oil/Gas & Renewable Energy

This sector is one of InterSearch's specialties. Practice Leader in the Middle East is John Robinson. John is an ex-oilman and has more than 35 years experience in this sector; both worldwide and specifically in the Middle East. John also heads this Center of Expertise Practice Group for InterSearch Worldwide.

Principal Consultant, Oil and Gas Practice, Middle East – Asel Shilikbayeva, is originally from Khazakstan has been in the region for the last 4 years focused on providing talent solutions across the full spectrum of disciplines in the oil and gas, and renewable energy sectors.

Some areas of expertise include:

Oil & Gas

  • Upstream (Geology, Petroleum Engineering, Well Engineering, Drilling, Production)
  • Midstream (Processing, Storage, Transportation)
  • Downstream (Petrochemicals, Refining, Processing, Marketing)

Power & Utilities


In many instances we were able to identify shortlists of national candidates for IOC clients. Examples of assignments that we have conducted in this area include the following: