Science & Engineering

Science & Engineering

Since inception, Arete Executive Search has helped numerous scientific and heavy engineering companies recruit leaders they need with a skill set that reflects the operating philosophies of manufacturing, industrial engineering and scientific technology firms.


Manufacturing and Engineering companies rely on their organizational talent pool as their valuable assets to create a competitive advantage. In this era of globalization, industrial engineering companies immensely value their leadership teams which typically possess operating, financial & large scale team management experience at domestic as well as international levels. Supply chain, industrial automation, and internet of things (IoT) are critical factors that manufacturing companies have to incorporate in their business strategy to gain competitive edge. This dictates a pressing need to recruit top manufacturing talents that can identify emerging trends quickly and implement it with existing business or operations plan to create successful roadmap for the organization.


Arete is one of the top manufacturing recruiting firms in India that has industry experienced professionals who understand the intricacies of manufacturing, operations and engineering sectors. We have consulted several chemical, oil &gas, infrastructure, heavy engineering and manufacturing firms on aspects of business transformation, turnaround strategies, toll manufacturing/outsourcing and improving operational efficiencies in this global supply chain and quick market entry environment that all manufacturing firms have to adhere to.


Our manufacturing and engineering recruitment experts can deliver outstanding talent solutions to your organization by utilizing our extensive database of industry leading professionals, market research and industry knowledge while fulfilling your business objectives. Most candidates in manufacturing, operations and engineering sector aren’t active in the job market and less likely to be hired by standard recruitment process. Our up to date database of passive candidates with whom we have maintained long standing professional relationships and regular contact, helps solve this problem thus saving recruitment time and have the best candidate hired quickly.


Arete is one of the rare consulting and senior executive recruiting firms in India to offer specialized executive search services in the niche scientific technologies sector. Recruitment in scientific sector that solely thrives on building intellectual property portfolio and innovation, needs extraordinary leadership teams possessing visionary mindset. Innovation is about looking into the future by addressing real world challenges in the society. Leaders and managers need to broaden their horizon by relying on their understanding of the future which may not have much data points or insights initially. Our recruitment experts with thorough knowledge of chemistry and latest advancements in scientific technologies have helped niche startups and companies in nanoparticles, nano biosciences, green chemistry, clean tech, agri tech, plant based proteins and other sophisticated inventions that could be disruptive and game changers in our society.



Chemical & Materials

Oil & Gas

Construction & Infrastructure

Heavy Industry & Engineering


Functional Expertise

Plant Management

Chemical Process & Operations Head

Instrumentation & Control (DCS/Allen Bradley PLC)

EPC senior engineers & managers


Project Managers

Design & Simulation (ASPEN, HYSYS etc)

3D Piping, CAD Lead Managers

EHS & Plant Safety Managers

Research & Development Scientists

Technology Commercialization & Scale up

Mechanical HVAC Manager