Document Type : Research Paper


1 Assistant Professor (Government Management Group) Shahid Sattari Air University

2 Associate Professor, Department of Human Resources and Business Management, Kharazmi University, Tehran, Iran

3 Assistant Professor, Human Resources Management, Faculty of Management at Kharazmi University, Tehran, Iran

4 PhD student. managment group, HRM. Kharazmi Campus School


The aim of this study is to explain the pattern of supply, development and maintenance of human resources in privatized manufacturing companies. This research is qualitative, practical, and exploratory based on the aim. In qualitative section, additionally, the research strategy has been based on the analysis of interviews with experts and human resource managers of privated companies. The statistical population of the research is all companies and manufacturing enterprises that have been assigned to the private sectors during the last 10 years that 26 companies based on technical evaluation of privatization organization and also indicators of profitability, productivity, employment and fundraising, etc., were introduced as successful companies in the privatization field. Eventually, 12 companies were selected as the final sampling to collect research data. The data collection method was in-depth and semi-structured interviews with chief executive officer (CEO)s or human resources managers of the selected companies. Moreover, according to the principle of theoretical data saturation, all these people were interviewed. Research data analysis focused on three subgroups supply, maintenance, and development of human resources. Regarding the human resources supply in successful privatized companies, .


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