AIMS International, a global Executive Search and Talent Management organisation operating in 45 countries worldwide, recently appointed Leonie Pentz from South Africa to lead its Energy practice team.

AIMS International supports clients through a practice of global teams by sharing knowledge and best practices seamlessly across borders; effectively meeting the talent needs of energy companies with a world-wide team of highly experienced consultants.

Leonie Pentz
Leonie Pentz

As an executive search professional with 20+ years’ experience in the recruitment industry and extensive exposure to the utilities, downstream and renewable energy segments in the SADC region, Ms Pentz brings tremendous value both to the current energy team and AIMS clients. Working for a high profile client based in Washington DC, her experienced team recently successfully completed a complex multinational search for a regional infrastructure support programme across the SADC region.

After managing the Partnership in South Africa for the last six years, Leonie was recently elected to the AIMS Board of Directors, taking responsibility for the MEA region. She now adds to this the global leadership of the Energy Practice and will endeavour to grow its business globally in the years to come, strengthening the team also in such areas as the Americas and Australia.

“Our Energy Practice team currently comprises strong professional representation across Scandinavia, Central Europe and the Baltics, Western Europe, Asia, Middle East and Africa and I am proud and humbled to be part of such a learned and seasoned team”, says Leonie Pentz.

According to Mr Pierangelo Favero, AIMS International’s President; “we are constantly sharing knowledge about recent industry trends and business development actions across the 9 global practice teams.  This enables AIMS Consultants to constantly deliver exceptional results for their clients all over the world. We are all happy and proud to continue with this tradition within the Energy practice team and wish Leonie once again lots of success.”

AIMS International currently has active Global Practice Groups working in the Automotive, Financial & Professional Services, FMCG & Luxury Goods, Industrial, IT & Telecoms and Life Sciences Industries , as well as in Talent Management and Board Advisory Services.