About Us

Linum, translated from Latin, means Network. 

Linum Consult was created by like-minded professionals with an extensive network of contacts across the world. Our global network is our strength; it’s the reason we can provide outstanding project & recruitment solutions. Put simply, our network is your network.

Our Team

Neill Donald

Co-Founder & Director

Francis Ryan

Co-Founder & Director

Peter Coleman

CO-FOUNDER & Legal Director

Fred Thugniot


Fiona Wood


Our Story

Since 2012, Linum Consult has opened offices in 2 countries, supported clients across 33 countries, placing 1000’s of experts working on multi-billion-dollar projects.

Company Launch

Neill Donald, Francis Ryan and Peter Coleman launched Linum Consult in 2012. Experts in the fields of international recruitment & contract & claims management, they created Linum Consult with the aim to bring the best service to their global client base. 

150 Candidates Placed

Linum Consult grew quickly, particularly within global recruitment. In, 2013 , the team at Linum Consult had placed over 150 people in jobs across the world on projects within Construction, Engineering & Mining & Machine Parts. 

Acquisition: Allant, Europe

Linum Consult grew further and  acquired French recruitment company, Allant. Successfully expanding their presence in France and wider Europe.

Supported Muscat International Airport Project

The Muscat International Airport development project is the largest infrastructure project ever to be undertaken in the history of Oman. Linum Consult successfully sourced several senior executives to project manage this major project in Oman.

300 candidates placed

In just 4 years, Linum Consult had successfully placed 300 people into roles across the world. From Engineers to CEO's, Linum has now provided recruitment and project services across 20 different countries. 

30 Countries worked in

In 2017, Linum Consult had officially provided services in 5 continents and 30 countries across the world. From the USA and Brazil, to India and the UAE, Linum Consult are the preferred partner of choice for many global construction and engineering projects. 

Supported Doha Metro

Linum Consult have supported many major construction and transport projects in Qatar by recruiting key personnel and supporting with contract management services. The most prominent of which was Doha Metro in 2018. 

500 candidates placed

In 2019, after 7 years trading, Linum Consult have successfully placed over 500 people into jobs worldwide. Linum provided talent and claims management services for many major projects,  from Cerro del Aquila hydropower Project in Peru to the Metro Projects in Singapore. 

Second office opening: Lyon, France

In 2020, Linum Consult opened a European office in Lyon, France. With one of the Directors originally hailing from Lyon and another with strong historic connection to the region, it is with great pleasure that Linum announced the opening of Linum Consult France SAS. 

Contract Award: METROLINX Contract Award

Linum Consult were awarded the recruitment contract for Metrolinx: a semi-governmental organisation created to improve the coordination and integration of all modes of transportation within the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area in Canada.


Our Values


We understand that being open and honest is vital to our long term business success. At every stage of the recruitment process, we take a consultative approach; never hiding the truth from our clients and candidates. It’s why our matches are so outstanding. 


 We consistently look beyond the ordinary to deliver exceptional recruitment solutions. As one of the most experienced teams in the industry, we thrive on finding solutions to tough recruitment challenges, and solving recruitment solutions of the future.


We leverage our expertise and experience to deliver outstanding recruitment solutions. Using our ingenuity, we go above and beyond the expected to deliver creative, tailored solutions. We deliver the best people and solutions for projects – every time, for every client. 


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