Michael Upton

Principal Consultant - Energy

About You

I am a qualified recruitment professional, experienced within various industries such as, Aviation/ Aerospace, Oil & Gas, Marine, Power, Energy, I.T and more, supplying both contract and permanent recruitment (also including executive search).


With an in-depth knowledge, backed by 13 years within recruitment, I can support and advise both clients and candidates.


A strong account manager, who likes to develop and manage key relationships within some of the of the world’s leading organisations.


I have successfully supplied staffing solutions throughout the UK and internationally (Europe, Asia and America).


My Sectors and Sub-Sectors

Supplying white and blue collar staffing solutions to organisations within Energy and Power.

Example Job Titles

Supplying various staffing solutions for white collar and blue collar, either individual requirements or volume requirements for:

  • Design and Stress Engineering

  • Supply chain/ procurement

  • Vast array of blue collar skills

  • Technical sales

  • Hardware/ software engineering

  • Quality and compliance

  • Logistics

  • Project/ Programme/ Planning management

  • Directorate & VP


Favourite quotes


  • “Find a way or make one.”

  • “Ask and you shall receive; seek and you shall find; knock and the door shall be opened to you.”


My Hobbies

  • Various sports and activities such as tennis, climbing, golf, squash and fishing

  • Learning about the history and the future of the Earth and the Universe that we live in

  • Music (DJ and Producing)

  • Buying and selling Antiques


Something Interesting about me

  • DJ for over 20 years playing at various locations and countries

  • Ancestrally related to Derek Jacobi and connected to the French Royal family

  • I have seen two unexplainable things that current theory/ conspiracy dictates to being a ghost and an Unexplained Flying Object

  • Currently writing a book

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