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Our team has been searching for and recruiting managers and specialized experts in the field of Digital & Technology since 2003. Initially, our efforts were focused on the Eastern European market, primarily working with vendor companies and system integrators of corporate solutions.

Since 2017, we have expanded our search internationally, targeting the following segments::

  • Design and usability
  • Marketing solutions
  • E-commerce
  • FinTech
  • Search technologies
  • Mobile technologies
  • Games and entertainment
  • Information Security
  • Software

We annually participate in international thematic conferences, and summits, constantly expanding our network of professional contacts.

We look for managers and unique specialists, by these areas of expertise: CIO, CMO, CTO, CISO, CDO, COO, BRM, Project Manager, Product Development Manager, E-Commerce Project Manager, Mobile Development Manager, Business Intelligence and Data Analysis Executives, Enterprise architecture development, Back-end, and Front-end development leaders.



If you need information on current projects, terms of cooperation, or any other information about the services we provide, you can contact the Practice Leader: Natalia Povolotskaya or Consultant: Ilya Shvets

Since 2008, we have been on the lookout and found top executives as well as members of the board of the Financial services industry.

Our clients are Asset Management, Family offices, Private Equity funds & Venture Capital, Real Estate Investors, and FinTech.

We look for managers and unique specialists, in these areas of expertise:

    • Accounting and Finance
    • Business Development
    • HR Management
    • Investment Management
    • Law
    • Risk management
    • Top Management
If you need information on current projects, terms of cooperation, or any other information about the services we provide, you can contact the Practice Leader: Natalia Povolotskaya, or Consultant: Ilya Shvets

We have been involved in recruiting executives and unique specialists for the Engineering & Construction industry since 2004.

From the inception of our team back in 2008, we already had the knowledge and experience behind us., our team already had the knowledge and experience behind us, gained after successfully delivering various projects which enabled us to engage some of the world’s most renowned companies.

We feel confident when it comes to looking for top-notch professionals in a precise and fast manner. Whether locally or internationally, implementing large-scale capital development investment programs or modernizing industrial facilities and infrastructure for industrial sectors:

  • Biotechnology & Bioprocesses
  • Renewable Energy
  • Mining & Steel Industry
  • Infrastructure
  • Microelectronics
  • Oil and Gas & Energy
  • Military and Defense
  • Chemical industry

Examples of complex projects:

We can proudly say that we have been working for an international company that specializes in breakthrough technology. This includes facilities engineering, construction and management, where we were able to source some of the most talented professionals for projects to build spectacular international teams on many occasions and in a timely manner.

One of the challenges was the absence of specialists in the region who had experience in designing clean room facilities and were able to communicate in foreign languages.

We would like to highlight our experience in the oil and gas sector as we successfully collaborate with one of the world’s biggest companies. We had to support a scenario where the company needed to find an Investment Department specialist for their management company to implement their industrial facilities modernization projects as well as for nearly 60 of their major subsidiaries. We also conducted an international search for their joint ventures abroad.

We look for managers and unique specialists, by these areas of expertise:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Automation & Instrumentation and Control
  • Bidding
  • Commercial Real Estate & Public Facilities and Infrastructure Development
  • Design and Architecture
  • Ecology and Environment Protection
  • Electric Power Supply Industry
  • Engineering Systems Design & Construction & Operations
  • Gas Distribution and Transportation Systems
  • Geodesy and Cartography
  • Heat Supply
  • HR Management
  • Industrial Construction
  • Investment Management
  • Land Planning
  • Law
  • Offshore Projects
  • Operations Control
  • Procurement & Logistics & Supply
  • Steel Construction
  • Top Management

  • We are dedicated to what we do and believe in developing a customized approach to each individual project.

    We are long-term cooperation oriented and fully aware of our partners’ business objectives. We often managed to quickly provide our clients with the required information about prospective employees and monitor the relocation of the world’s most wanted talent. For instance, we have on many occasions brought candidates back to the negotiation table even after several years.

    We never stop expanding our contacts and receive CVs from top managers in the industrial engineering and construction industry on a daily basis; many of these professionals keep us up to date with their career changes and readiness to consider new job offers. We maintain contact with the industry’s top talent and discuss their career plans and potential opportunities. If we spot unique and talented candidates with really valuable skillsets, we ensure that we introduce them to our clients.

    If you need information on current projects, terms of cooperation, or any other information about the services we provide, you can contact the Practice Leader: Natalia Povolotskaya

    At Ironbark Consulting, we understand that your company's success hinges on having the right talent in the right positions. We know how to make that perfect match.

    Ironbark Consulting is a boutique executive search firm with broad experience in sourcing talent across a wide range of sectors in the Renewable Industry, including:

    * Manufacturers * R&D Institutes * Suppliers * Distributors * Service Providers of Photovoltaics (PV) Products and Solutions * Project Developers & Planners * EPC Contractors * Installers * System Integrators

    Our Talent Search covers - North America and the EMEA region. 

    Our Proven Track Record: Our experienced team has a strong history of successfully placing candidates at all levels, from mid-career engineers and sales managers to VP's and C-Suite executives.

    Typical Positions We Fill (but not limited to):

    Project Manager/Director * Operations Manager * Maintenance Manager * Environmental Compliance Manager * Asset Manager * Resource Assessment Manager * Energy Storage Manager * Supply Chain Manager * Finance Manager or Controller * Business Development Manager * Grid Integration Manager * Research and Development (R&D) Manager * Safety Manager * Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) Manager

    Our Competitive Edge: With over two decades of experience in recruiting for Industrial and Technological markets, we have honed our ability to connect with both active and passive candidates. Ironbark Consulting goes beyond traditional recruitment; for every search, we immerse ourselves in your needs, becoming your industry insiders. Every sourcing project includes your dedicated Account Manager, responsible for search methodology, an Industry Expert Consultant, and a Professional from the Industry if we need additional expertise.

    Our History: Ironbark Consulting, founded by Natasha Povolotskaya, an experienced consultant and recruiter since 2002 in High-Tech and Industrial Engineering & Construction, Investment, and Manufacturing Industries has expanded its expertise to the Renewable Energy sector. With a dedicated team of industry experts and associates, we're well-equipped to deliver exceptional talent and solutions tailored to your needs.

    We are committed to upholding the quality and integrity that Natasha has built over the years, making us the search firm of choice for the industries we serve.

    Our goal is to help you find and secure outstanding talent to drive your company's growth. Let's collaborate and create an exceptional partnership, leveraging our expertise to help you realize your vision and objectives.

    If you would like to find out more about our current projects, business terms and conditions, or obtain any other information about our services, please contact the Practice Leader: Natalia Povolotskaya

    We have been involved in recruiting executives and unique specialists for the Mining & Minerals Industry since 2005.

    Our reach covers North America and The EMEA Region. We have delivered some of the most complicated projects that required market insight and the ability to understand candidate profiles with precision. We had to select the candidates who would retain strong managerial competencies in a foreign cultural environment - which was a priority for relocation projects.

    From the inception of our team back in 2008, we already had the knowledge and experience behind us. This was gained after successfully delivering various projects which enabled us to locate the best professionals for our clients with speed and precision. We were able to facilitate large-scale investment programs aimed at developing new fields, expanding production capacity and boosting output.

    We look for managers and unique specialists, by these areas of expertise:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Ecology and Environment Protection
  • Engineering and Design
  • Equipment and Materials Production and Supply
  • Equipment Production, Installation and Commissioning
  • Extraction and Refining
  • Heat Power Engineering
  • HR Management
  • HSE
  • Investment Management
  • IT for Instruments and Control and Automatic Process Control Systems
  • Law
  • Marketing and Trading
  • Minerals Exploration
  • Risk Management
  • Top Management
  • Transportation
  • Warehousing and Logistics

  • If you would like to find out more about our current projects, business terms, and conditions, or obtain any other information about our services, please do not hesitate to contact the Practice Leader: Dmitry Tertsiyev

    Our team members have been involved in recruiting executives and unique specialists for the Chemical & Process Industries since 2002.

    From the inception, back in 2008, our team already had broad knowledge and a vast network of contacts, so we started collaborating with the biggest international companies right from the get-go.

    Since then, we have had clients with companies in production, trading, industrial investment, production asset management, construction project management as well as production modernization and automation in these areas.

    We look for managers and unique specialists, by these areas of expertise:

    • Accounting and Finance
    • Chemical Machine Tool Building (Cryogenic Equipment, Boilers and Boiler Rooms, HVAC Systems, etc.)
    • Chemical Production
    • Chemical Production Facility Management (Packaging, Storage, Transportation, Safety, Automation and Computerization)
    • Chemical Products and Equipment Wholesale
    • Chemical Safety
    • Engineering and Construction
    • HR Management
    • Information Technology
    • Law
    • New Materials (Superconductors, Geosynthetics, and Bioactive Membrane Technologies) Production and Promotion: Bulk Commodities (Chemicals, Fertilizers, Petrochemicals, Polymers, Plastics, Synthetic Resins and Rubber, Industrial Gases) and Fine Chemical Produce (Lab Chemicals, Dyeing Agents, Pigments, Glues, Seals, Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics)
    • Raw Materials and Products for Agriculture Production and Processing
    • Supply & Procurement
    • Technologies and Scientific Research
    • Top Management
    • Water Treatment and Filtering Systems

    Examples of complex projects:

    Previously, we were also involved in an international search project, a fact that required special attention. They needed a top-notch professional for their R&D chemical sector position. Owing to our extensive contact network, we were able to quickly find a candidate who was ready to return to Russia and use their knowledge and skillset in the local market.

    We were involved in selecting a candidate for another interesting position who went on to manage the credit control department in the Eastern Europen office of an international chemical company. Our client conducted the candidate assessment from Russia, Europe, and the USA.

    As a result of analyzing the core requirements, we were able to accumulate information for the project, set priorities and single out the key competencies. During the course of the three-party negotiations, we were able to accommodate the interests of all parties involved and select the best candidate for the company with absolute precision.

    If you need information on current projects, terms of cooperation, or any other information about the services we provide, you can contact the Practice Leader: Kate Golland or Consultant: Ilya Shvets