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Updated February 2024.

About Akkar

Company Overview
Akkar is a specialist headhunting firm and engineering consultancy operating within the Automotive, Motorsport and wider Mobility industries. We partner with OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers to fulfil niche technical vacancies and enable them to recruit the highest calibre talent the industry has to offer. Our Search division provides targeted and bespoke solutions on strategic projects for clients globally, ensuring that they have who they need in the right place at the right time. Our Engineering and Immigration division compliments Akkar's headhunting capabilities, by supplying specialist engineering consultancy services, including managing the visa and relocation processes from start to finish.
Company Size 26 UK-based Employees
INDUSTRY Professional Services
Akkar Head Office

United Kingdom

Employee Demographics

  • <2 years - 54%
  • 2-5 years - 38%
  • 6-10 years - 8%

Company Culture at Akkar

The employee experience below at Akkar, compared to a typical company.

100% of employees at Akkar say it is a great place to work*, compared to 54% of employees at a typical UK based company.
Typical Company
*Responses to the statement “Taking everything into account, I would say this is a great place to work.” vs. a typical UK company.


This is a physically safe place to work.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their age.


Promotions go to those who best deserve them.


People care about each other here.


Our facilities contribute to a good working environment.

Working at Akkar

Akkar team visit Goodwood Festival of Speed every year. Many of the team get to meet candidates and clients!
Team lunch in Dubai at Koko Bay, on our yearly High Rollers trip.
Casino Royal Fundraiser for ActionAid
Akkar Racing's Porsche Cayman GT4, driven by CEO Callum Davis.
Abu Dhabi Formula 1 Grand Prix in VIP hospitality at the W Hotel.

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