Company Profile

The Company

We ARE Renewables is a recruitment agency that arose from many years of experience in this field by its founders. We believe that we can make a difference by combining the passion for the renewables/offshore industry with the recruitment profession. Everyone that chooses to work with an agent deserves the best service possible is what we believe. It should always be an addition to you as a professional or a client. We have a clear passion for the renewables industry. We contribute to the industry and everyone involved in it by recruiting and servicing the best technical specialist in this field.

Deep industry knowledge, combined with many years of experience within recruitment is the foundation of how we service the professionals and clients working with us. Eventually it all comes down to the need of the professional and the client. By listening to each individual and understanding their needs, we will be able to come to a tailored solution for your next job or your project team.

What we offer is recruitment solutions including but not limited to contract, permanent or temp to perm. Due to the fact that the company is new and our knowledge is based within the (offshore) wind industry, this is the primary field we focus on. However, over time we will expand to other renewable industries. If you are a technical specialist or a client active in the (offshore) wind industry don’t hesitate to contact us.

Valmir Shala

Valmir Shala

Managing Partner

Experienced recruitment professional with a proven track record within the offshore industry. Ever since I started my career as a recruiter I have always been involved within the offshore wind and maritime industry. I have always done this with a lot of pleasure and hope to continue for a long time since this is the industry that I created a passion for. Mainly because the people that are working in it and secondly the continues improvements and boundaries that are being pushed with every new project. 

Currently I am a co-founder and working as one of the partners at We ARE Renewables a new recruitment agency dedicated to the renewables market.

Wondering how we can help you? You can contact me at any time.

Experienced staffing solutions specialist with over 12 years of experience. Over the years I have been a billing contract recruitment specialist, team leader and business leader in several areas of expertise (Engineering, IT, Maritime & Offshore and Life Sciences).


  • Contract Recruitment
  • Permanent (retained) Recruitment
  • MSP Strategy & Delivery
  • Training & Development
  • Internal Recruitment
  • New Business Acquisition
  • Client Development
  • Candidate Resourcing
  • Payroll Solutions (International)
  • Compliance (international)
Arjan van der Schoor

Arjan van der Schoor

Managing Partner
Rogier van Lieshout

Rogier van Lieshout

Business Development Manager

With almost 10 years of experience within the recruitment industry I have developed valuable relationships.

I aim for long-term business relations and i am always seeking for new partnerships within the field of Renewables.

In the weekend you will find me on a golf course or at the beach in Scheveningen.

Recruitment Consultant experienced in the marine & offshore industry who is specialised in the offshore wind industry. In the past few years he has been consulting professionals in achieving their start within the offshore wind industry and assisted companies in hiring experienced staff and project crew to make their switch to the renewables market successful.

During my career he has developed a brought understanding about different trades both in the field as office based. I gained knowledge in projects for the upstream and downstream oil & gas both on and offshore but the renewables market is what drives me the most.

As a recruitment specialist in the offshore wind industry I contribute to the energy transition within my field of expertise.

Mark de Koeijer

Mark de Koeijer

Senior Recruitment Consultant



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Contact Details

We ARE Renewables
Van Vollenhovenstraat 15A – Pakhuis 19
The Netherlands
KVK: 75166275
Phone: +31 (0) 107402200

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