Approba is your HR Business Partner!
Approba is an HR Business Partner, specialized in Recruitment & HR Services & Support for all your Recruitment, Transfer and Departure cases. Most of our clients are companies and institutions present in the (petro)Chemical industry & High Tech manufacturing industry in Western-Europe. Our clients related to the Fertilizer industry have worldwide presence.
Our name Approba is derived from a Latin word, meaning: ”approval”. For us, this signifies the approval of our clients, candidates and last-but-not-least, ourselves. Therefore, Approba strictly follows its code of integrity. The act of recruiting, assessing, developing, advising or managing, touches people in their essence. Every reason to handle this with the utmost care. Sounds logical … and according to us, it should be. Furthermore, our work method is not defined by the behaviour of others. Thus, when the situation demands this, allowing us to approach the market in an unconventional and creative way. One might call this opportunism. We call it, innovative services, made to measure our clients, we can, in close cooperation with our clients, shape the offered services based upon our conviction and mission: Passion for People & Business.
Our services are tailored towards positions at the level of board/executive board, management (higher and middle levels) and professional specialists.
Managing Talent Engineering Consultant
Marcel loves driving with his rusty Landrover Defender while dragging his mobile home to remote areas in Germany, France and Spain. Marcel is an entrepeneur with a strong people minded attitude resulting in executive Human Resources assignments and assessments.
Managing Talent Engineering Consultant
Michael enjoys multiple short holidays by visiting cities in Europe and meeting people from different cultures and background. Portugal has a special place in his heart. Michael has an energetic entrepeneurial mindset and broad industry focus.
JeanJJJ loves tailor-made suits, fast cars, vintage port wine and international business. His fight with cancer has been partly overcome by his positive attitude to life and great personal discipline. As an entrepreneur he radiates optimism and decisiveness. JeanJJJ is a family man and always in search of partners with the same work ‘DNA’.Email JeanJJJ
Sr. Talent Engineering Consultant
Erwin loves being around people, strolling through a chemical plant or engineering site, arranging a BBQ for friends, family and colleagues and enjoys time with his two daughters and wife. He is brought up next to a naphta cracker and breathes chemical industry recruitment.
Shelly likes visiting (Sushi) restaurants, decorating and doing jobs around the house and watching movies and series in the evenings. She loves to travel to distant countries, visiting non-touristy places enjoying beautiful nature, white beaches, snorkeling and good cocktails and food.Email Shelly
Timothy enjoys spending his spare time with his family and friends. Loves to visit several pubs in Maastricht and go out for dinner, preferable tapas. He likes to BBQ with friends or make dinner in an Italian or Indonesian style. He also likes to play poker with his family or just watching Netflix all day long.Email Timothy
Yanick is a Blockchain evangelist, busy with startups, sustainability and entrepreneurial activities. He enjoys flying with drones (not one or two, but five or so…) and visits TEDx conferences and the European Parliament while enthusiastically presenting the next (Y & Z) and the Blockchain generation.Email Yanick
Simone is our multicultural chameleon; always training and coaching our clients, candidates and others in cross cultural awareness. Might come in handy when you visit your new international client or managing your multicultural team. No treehugger but a business minded attitude and approach!Email Simone