Opus Executive Partners work with the world’s leading oil, gas and mining companies, investment banks, advisory firms, investment managers, stockbrokers and institutional investors.

Every assignment we undertake is part of a long-term, collaborative approach with our clients to completely understand their business needs and requirements and provide them with the best selection of leadership talent.

Below is a selection of our clients.


"I value the services that Opus has provided me with. Having a professional search firm that specialises in Natural Resources is invaluable in today’s competitive marketplace for Board skills."

"I thought I knew the candidate market well but working with Opus was a good decision. They provided a short list of high calibre candidates all of which would have been great hires. Value for money and excellent results."

"I can wholeheartedly recommend Opus partners. From the beginning of the research process through to offer and acceptance, their service was professional and responsive. The attention to detail went beyond the norm for the sector which undoubtedly contributed to the successful recruitment exercise."

"As the natural resources specialist search firm, Opus Executive Partners did a thorough and very successful job in solving a difficult, unusual, worldwide search for the UKAEA."

"We used OPUS for search and selection of Executives and Directors as well as general research. They provided a bespoke, thorough and responsive service, displaying a good understanding of our sector. They completed all assignments successfully."

In all realms of life it takes courage to stretch your limits, express your power, and fulfil your potential... it's no different in the financial realm.

—Suze Orman

The only question to ask yourself is, how much are you willing to sacrifice to achieve success?

—Larry Flynt

Doing a job badly and then getting someone in to sort it out can be much more expensive than getting someone in to do the job properly in the first place.

—Sarah Beeny

You are surrounded by simple, obvious solutions that can dramatically increase your income, power, influence and success.

—Jay Abraham

Some of us will do our jobs well and some will not, but we will be judged by only one thing. the result.

—Vince Lombardi

Failure is a word I don't accept.

—John H Johnson

The most important adage and the only adage is, the customer comes first, whatever the business, the customer comes first.

—Kerry Stokes

When I'm under the gun and I've got pressure on me, I don't panic. I look for the right solution, and then I go for it.

—Magic Johnson

Success is not for the timid. It is for those who seek guidance, make decisions, and take decisive action.

—Jose Silva

Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.

—John F Kennedy

Leaders are made, they are not born. They are made by hard effort, which is the price which all of us must pay to achieve any goal that is worthwhile.

—Vince Lombardi

Winning is not a sometime thing; it's an all time thing. You don't win once in a while, you don't do things right once in a while, you do them right all the time. Winning is habit.

—Vince Lombardi

When you confront a problem you begin to solve it.

—Rudy Giuliani

What the ancients called a clever fighter is one who not only wins, but excels in winning with ease.

—Sun Tzu

Leaders need to be optimists. Their vision is beyond the present.

—Rudy Giuliani

The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.

—Albert Einstein

You will either step forward into growth or you will step back into safety.

—Abraham Maslow

It is rare to find a business partner who is selfless. If you are lucky it happens once in a lifetime.

—Michael Eisner

A leader has the vision and conviction that a dream can be achieved. He inspires the power and energy to get it done.

—Ralph Lauren

Everyone experiences tough times, it is a measure of your determination and dedication how you deal with them and how you can come through them.

—Lakshmi Mittal

The best way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.

—Walt Disney

Making good decisions is a crucial skill at every level.

—Peter Drucker

Strong, deeply rooted desire is the starting point of all achievement.

—Napoleon Hill

Don't let anyone say you can't do it.

—John Ilhan

Executives owe it to the organization and to their fellow workers not to tolerate nonperforming individuals in important jobs.

—Peter Drucker

If we are together nothing is impossible. If we are divided all will fail.

—Winston Churchill

It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.

—Charles Darwin

The expert in battle seeks his victory from strategic advantage.

—Sun Tzu