Since joining WittKieffer in 2012, Stephen C. Davis has developed a reputation for building strong, trusting relationships with both clients and candidates. His work is characterized by a commitment to quality, strategic collaboration, professionalism and clear, responsive communication. In recognition of his exceptional all-around work, Steve received the firm’s Quality Award in 2019. He became a senior partner in WittKieffer’s Healthcare Practice in 2020.
Based in WittKieffer’s Boston office, Steve has participated in hundreds of searches since joining the firm. He identifies key executives for a host of C-suite and other senior leadership positions on behalf of hospitals, health systems, medical schools, physician group practices and other not-for-profit organizations.
Healthcare organizations today place a premium on innovation and creativity, especially in an era of market upheaval through competition, changing regulations, new payer models and unforeseen external forces. Steve partners with clients to identify executives who can not only address current strategic imperatives but shape the future with vision and purpose. He gets to know clients intimately through long-term relationships, which gives him a detailed understanding of an organization’s culture, challenges and leadership needs. His extensive networks across the industry provide him access to dynamic, diverse leadership candidates.
Prior to joining WittKieffer, Steve had extensive experience in strategic sourcing and workforce planning for a Fortune 100 firm, as well as in account management for a leading staffing firm. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE).