Water & Wastewater Solutions

The global water and wastewater market was valued at $263.07 billion U.S. dollars in 2020. The market is projected to reach a value almost $500 billion U.S. dollars by 2028.

Our reputation within the Water & Wastewater industry is exceptional. We've supported a range of industry-leading multinationals, SMEs and high growth start-ups.

Water & Wastewater Solutions

Innovative & forward thinking

Water is in demand, with usage in all areas of life ever increasing. People and companies are required to find new and innovative ways to treat water & wastewater in larger quantities and with higher levels of efficiency. This growth drives a need for talented and qualified professionals for positions within organisations throughout the world. The Water & Wastewater Division within Irving Knight operates on a global level. We work with both Industrial and Municipal clients to assist them in their critical hiring needs across all functions.

Water & Wastewater Solutions

Our niche is the key to our success

Our consultants specialise by geographic region and therefore have tailored, in-depth networks within their area of focus. This niche approach results in our clients being delivered the strongest results for each specific search we work on and is the reason for our impeccable track record within the industry.

Specialisms A-Z

When it comes to bespoke approach, allowing us to deliver finding the high-performers of tomorrow, theres no one-size-fits-all solution. We make every search personal, diverse and provide an individual unrivalled experience.

Direct Contact

One point of contact. It creates a smooth, success-driven process.

To deliver the best executive search solution, we work closely with the hiring manager to better understand the organisation and it's culture. Having one dedicated recruiter and one point of contact ensures a smooth process from start to finish.

Explore approach


360° talent mapping. Presenting the best candidates first time round.

We thoroughly map out a market and identify all possible matches for the specific position, as well as reciting notification when a new candidate becomes avaliable. Upon request, we can provide an overview of the market and movements within it.

Find an expert


Adopting a tailored approach to executive search.

Our team at Irving Knight view global executive search from an alternative perspective. Utilising a wealth of market knowledge and vast industry connections, we deliver an unrivalled experience for both clients and candidates alike. As a team of talented recruitment professionals, we trust that our deep understanding of the intricacies that each market entails takes us one step further.

Explore approach

Delivering the best results

Over 80% of our searches are conducted under the retained model allowing us to conduct a meticulous and comprehensive service.

Explore retained search


We've filled 96% of the roles that we have engaged with on an exclusive basis.


Our CV Sent to Interview ratio across all searches engaged on in the last 12 months.


94% of our clients say they would use our services again on another assignment.