Sourcing skills for today’s circular economy and tomorrow's sustainable planet




Listgrove has evolved to become the leading industry expert and longest serving specialist recruitment provider, to the global plastics, packaging, chemicals, petrochemicals, life sciences, polymer, biopolymer, energy and recycling sectors. However, one thing has always remained the same: we champion performance through people.

Listgrove’s broad client base includes FTSE companies, SMEs, start-ups and employee-owned companies, as well as private equity firms, venture capitalists and academic collaborations. We have worked with both global trade organisations and country industry federations, demonstrating our knowledge and experience, on both an international and local scale.


Our in-house talent team of multi-lingual experts are the best recruitment & HR specialists in the industry: we work with you, as a collaborative and inclusive partner, to exceed your business goals; our people have the knowledge, expertise and experience, to help you achieve excellence, focusing on your niche and ‘hard-to-fill’ appointments.

Listgrove’s extensive network, developed over 50 years, allows us to go beyond the standard recruitment platforms. We offer a bespoke and structured service, proven to enhance the range of talent available. Our team is highly skilled at sourcing Executive and C-Level appointments, as well as middle to senior management, emerging leaders and industry functional specialists, across the entire supply chain.


C-Level Appointments
C-Level Appointments
Executive and Specialist Search
Executive and Specialist Search
Volume Recruitment
Volume Recruitment
Interim Appointments
Interim Appointments


What clients say about Listgrove

This is a small selection of testimonials. Further testimonials, named business references and case studies are available should you require them. Please email Airelle Charra, Director of Marketing at Listgrove.

  • 'At the start of our recruitment journey, it was important we selected a partner who knows our market and has the network/profile to attract the right talent across Europe.'

    Managing Director - Lehvoss UK
    Lehvoss UK
  • 'It was decided to use Listgrove’s retained service designed to identify candidates from multiple sources and, in turn, to conduct a thorough assessment to provide Asahi Kasei with a final shortlist.'

    HR Manager Europe - Asahi Kasei

    Asahi Kasei
  • 'I had an excellent experience with Listgrove. The consultants understood very well our needs and our environment. They are very pragmatic with a robust process, and very quick in delivering.'

    VP Sales & Marketing - Lactips France

    Lactips France
  • 'We launched a search with Listgrove due to difficult expertise of the function we needed. The search started smoothly and after some days, the first candidates were put forward.'

    Tooling & Program Director - Aspel Group

    Aspel Group
  • 'Ellie is always friendly, fun, and always makes me feel like we are the only client she is working for at a given time – this attention takes a huge amount of the stress out of the recruitment process.'

    Director - E3D-Online Ltd

    E3D-Online Ltd
  • 'We used them because of their clear experience in the packaging industry and long standing reputation.'

    HR Business Partner - Elopak GmbH

    Elopak GmbH
  • 'Good, quick and nice process! Professional collaboration.'

    HR Manager - Graham Packaging

    Graham Packaging
  • 'Listgrove is a preferred partner of Imerys and we continue to work with them.'

    HR Director Benelux - Imerys Graphite & Carbon Belgium SA

    Imerys Graphite & Carbon Belgium SA
  • 'At the start of our recruitment journey, it was important we selected a partner who knows our market and has the network/profile to attract the right talent across Europe.'

    Managing Director - Lehvoss UK

    Lehvoss UK
  • 'My experience of Outplacement with Listgrove was very successful. Providing an experienced, professional and structured service, helped to construct marketing and search strategies, which led to a fruitful outcome.'

    Chief Operating Officer, Medical Devices - Outplacement

  • 'We are very pleased to have appointed a highly competent business development professional who is fitting in really well with our team and is well liked by the customers.'

    Head of Sales & Marketing - SAES Coated Films

    SAES Coated Films
  • 'We have found Listgrove's approach to each task very thorough and professional, with their focus on the packaging sectors enabling us to identify and engage talented individuals for key functions across the group.'

    Global Talent Acquisition Manager - SIG Combibloc

    SIG Combibloc
  • 'We selected Listgrove because of their recruiting experience in the plastic and compounding industry. We were trying to fill in the position for quite some time without success, but with Listgrove on our side, we got to speed quickly.'

    HR Manager - The Compound Company

    The Compound Company
  • 'As a growing organization we were looking for a reliable partner to enable us to find and attract the right talent with knowledge of the industry. In Listgrove we found that partner.'

    HR Manager - TotalEnergies Corbion

    TotalEnergies Corbion
  • 'We have placed several key positions in our business with Listgrove and they have become our go-to experts.'

    HR Generalist EIMEA - WD-40