Denver, Colorado

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Dirk is a search consultant, located in Denver, with over 30 years of global experience in the Engineering, Procurement, Construction (EPC) & Operations industry. Dirk's experience in EPC spans a variety of services and market sectors such as: Architecture, Engineering, Construction, Mining, Infrastructure, Telecommunications and Human Resources. Over the span of his career he worked at World Headquarters, Major Projects and Regional Offices with a variety of global assignments.

Prior to entering executive search, Dirk spent 11 years with URS/AECOM and 22 years with CH2M Companies Ltd that included five years in financial roles and over 20 years as a VP of Human Resources.

Dirk has broad global experience in helping companies and leaders develop, recruit, motivate and deploy human capital to achieve strategic goals through internal development and M&A. Over the course of his corporate career Dirk provided leadership for major organizational initiatives across six continents that included client and revenue acquisitions, green-field start-ups, JV formations, mergers and acquisitions, and talent acquisition projects. Dirk speaks five languages acquired in the countries where he lived and worked.

Dirk believes that his past global business experiences inform his work and understanding of client needs. He draws on his and Transearch International’s extensive networks with an approach that focuses on candidate fit.

Dirk also provides clients with executive coaching and human resources consulting services through Stauthamer Consulting