What We Do

The heart of every organization is its people because the success or failure of an organization is largely dependent on the caliber of the people working therein. That is why, amid the conundrum of the organizational quagmire, an effective Human Resource Management system is the glue that holds everything together.

Adelko Consul ng Services Limited is a Workforce Solu ons firm located in Nairobi, Kenya, and supporting clients across Africa since 2009. We specialize in Executive Search, Outsourced Consultants, Strategic HR Advisory, Leadership Training and Coaching. We are certified by AGPO and WEConnect internationally as a compliant Woman-owned Business Enterprise. We are registered with the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA) as a Training Provider for Leadership Development and team-building programs. Our team has sixty years of cumulative experience supporting multiple clients across East, West, Southern, and Central Africa in the various aspects of Workforce Solutions Including, Executive placements, L & D, Contingent hiring executive Coaching, OD experts, and Occupational Psychologists. We understand the impact of each new placement, we take our work seriously, ensuring each new hire possesses the required technical knowledge, skills, attitudes, and values aligned to the role.

Diversity is at the heart of our work. We take me to understand what Culture Fit and Culture-Add would mean for each of our Executive Search assignments. We have supported our Clients and Partners to bring diversity to their Boards of Directors and Executive Teams.

Our Mission , Vision & Values

Our Vision

We aim to become a leader in the Workforce Solutions industry in Africa and globally, and to provide bespoke, innovative and compelling solutions to our  clients.

Our Mission

Adelko aims to partner with businesses across Africa and support them in their growth by matching the right talent to their specialized staffing needs.  The Professionals we place will hopefully build rewarding careers and find purpose in their work. We carry out our work while guided by a solid ethical philosophy  in all our endeavors.     We aim to be a socially responsible corporate citizen and an active participant in the communities in which we live and work.  We deliberately recruit and place diverse workforce talent that reflects our commitment to inclusivity.

Our Values

  • We always listen and respond to your needs.
  • Our services are tailor-made for you.
  • We professionally offer our services.
  • We are accountable and responsible.
  • We are honest and reliable.
  • We are humble and willing to learn

Services Offerd

Adelko provides employers with Human Resource solutions to suit your needs and circumstances. We start by listening to your needs to respond appropriately.

Employer Service

Adelko provides a positive candidate experience for all the candidates who undergo our recruitment processes, irrespective of the position.  We provide regular and appropriate feedback throughout the process, and guide our candidates to increase their interview success rates.  Our Search Consultants mentor the candidates on Interviewing techniques, and ensure they have all the information they require to fully prepare for interviews.    We also support candidates with:

  • Career transition coaching
  • Executive Coaching
  • CV updates
  • Linkedin Profile amplification.
  • Job search strategies.

Candidate Services

Our Team

SUSAN KAMENWA

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Summary: Susan has over seventeen years of experience in executive talent search and leadership development services across Africa. Susan specialises in sourcing the most exceptional candidates across the Sustainability, NGOs, and Multilateral Agency sector. She has provided practical strategic HR solutions to many organizations in Africa in various sectors, including NGOs, manufacturing, Telecoms, and financial service providers. She has successfully filled C-level roles for international organisations such as the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the African Economic Research Consortium (AERC), African Development Bank, The African Agricultural Technologies Foundation (AATF), The Nature Conservancy (TNC), The Pacific Community (SPC), UNEP, to name but a few. In Africa, Susan has identified talent in the most challenging contexts and is passionate about placing local talent whenever possible. She uses diverse tactics to source local talent and advocates for the reverse brain drain to Africa by targeting Africans working in the diaspora. Susan is conversant with labour markets across Anglophone and Francophone Africa. Susan is a qualified Executive Coach and a certified Psychometrist with Hogan Assessments, PSI’s Emotional Intelligence Profiling tool (EIP3), and PSI’s Personality and Preferences Inventory (PAPI). She holds a master’s in human resource development and is pursuing a Ph.D. in Human Resources Development from JKUAT, Kenya. Her passion for her work is evident in her commitment to each project and the quality of the longlists and shortlists, no matter the challenges.

Summary: Saberia is a Human Resource Professional with 20+ years of experience with expertise in functions related to Human Resource Strategy formulation and deployment, Human Resource Planning and Organization design, Leadership and Talent Development, Recruitment, Human Resource policies, Employee and Labour Relations, Performance Management and overall Human Resource Services and employee life cycle functions from attraction to separation.

She is skilled in planning and implementing Human Resources initiatives to promote preferred organization culture and to enhance organizational productivity. She is well versed with HR Out-sourcing and managing HR in the face of Mergers or/and Acquisitions.

She has exceptional experience having worked for industry leaders such as Unilever, Unga, Glenmark, IPS and is currently partnering with SMES in areas of Recruitment, HR Services and Leadership & Talent Development.

Saberia holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Kenyatta University, a post-Graduate Higher National Diploma in Human Resources and an MBA in Strategic Management from the University of Nairobi. She is a full member of the Institute of Human Resources Management (IHRM-K) and holds a valid HR practicing certificate.

SABERIA GACHUNGI

SENIOR CONSULTANT

Summary: Priscilla has been with ACS for the last ten years, supporting us with operational and finance functions. She is a qualified accountant and handles all issues to do with payroll, taxation and other operational functions.

PRISCILLA SISI

OPERATIONS MANAGER

OTHER STAFF

Summary: Adelko Consulting Services maintains a rich database of HR Consultants who work for us on a consultancy basis. All our consultants are qualified HR professionals with degree-level qualifications in HR or business management.

Countries We have a Presence

All of East Africa
West Africa - Nigeria, Ghana Cote devoire, Cameroon, Mali, Benin, Senegal, Niger, Gambia
Southern Africa- SA, Botswana
North Africa - Morocco, Algeria
Central Africa- CAR, Mali