SPECIALIST energy talent acquisition group Petroplan has appointed Dean Greenwood as Recruitment Director in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Dean joins the Petroplan team with 15 years’ experience in recruitment and 12 years’ experience in the oil and gas sector.
He has previously led large-scale commissioning teams for companies including Total, BP, Shell, EnQuest, Aker and Jacobs.
His appointment is further evidence of Petroplan’s strategic shift as the Group begins to move at pace, accelerating, adapting, and sharpening its service offering globally.
As Recruitment Director for EMEA, Dean is responsible in the largest region within Petroplan’s operations for mentoring and upskilling the current recruitment team to increase the effectiveness of their work and improve overall performance.
On his appointment, Dean commented: “I am thrilled to join such a talented and diverse management team at Petroplan, bringing my recruitment expertise and solid reputation within the oil and gas industry to the Group.
“I look forward to using my specialist knowledge to support the current recruitment team as we navigate current and future challenges within the industry and to support the company as we upskill the team with the goal of delivering next year’s growth targets. I believe my background will go a long way to pushing Petroplan forward to becoming the recruitment partner of choice in the energy industry.
“The development of the current recruitment team through training, mentoring and the addition of new recruiters is crucial to the growth of the organisation within the EMEA region. It is essential that we deliver the highest standards of service and delivery to become the recruitment partner of choice within the industry.
“I am excited to be part of such an incredible team who are all working in unison to become the best in sector – and I cannot wait to see what’s in store for Petroplan in the next few years.”
Christopher Honeyman Brown, CEO of Petroplan said: “As Petroplan continues to grow and expand its team and service offering, building a strong leadership team is vital. We are thrilled to welcome Dean as EMEA Recruitment Director. His vast experience gained over many years in the recruitment and oil and gas sectors will support our ambition and encourage the delivery of the highest quality recruitment services to our clients.”