Find the World’s Next Life Sciences Leaders

Strong leadership is vital for life sciences organizations that face an increasing number of challenges. Pharmaceutical, biopharma, medical device, digital health, diagnostic and life sciences services companies all need talented, visionary executives to help them move into the future with the confidence to solve issues ranging from greater global competition to regulatory compliance and ever increasing big data utilization.

WittKieffer’s life sciences executive search team works collaboratively and seamlessly around the world, drawing on our consultants’ diverse life and professional experiences across cultures and languages. Our global approach and extensive candidate database grant us unhindered access to the leaders best equipped to meet today’s challenges.

We are also distinguished by our expertise and integration across related disciplines, including close collaboration with our colleagues in Healthcare and Academic Medicine and Health Sciences. We serve our clients with the most effective combination of consultants and resources for their engagement, regardless of their location or talent needs.

WittKieffer recruits pharmaceutical executives across the C-suite and all key functions who understand the challenges of bringing safe, effective, successful medicines to the global market, shepherding drug products from early-stage trials through full-scale manufacturing in an era of tremendous competition and regulatory scrutiny.

Biopharmaceutical and other biotechnology companies are creating the most innovative medicines and products on the market today, yet depend on recruiting leadership in an environment in which smaller startups and established companies compete for top talent.

In a burgeoning worldwide medical device marketplace, leadership is the ultimate competitive advantage. We are strategic experts in identifying executives who promote innovation (including IoT technologies), product quality, cost management and regulatory accountability.

The transformation toward personalized medicine has magnified the critical importance of developing groundbreaking point-of-care diagnostic technologies. We recruit leaders who understand the subtle nuances of current regulations and market challenges while driving their firms to innovate.

Today’s contract product developers and manufacturers must be seamless partners to their branded counterparts. At WittKieffer, our consultants understand the global contract manufacturing landscape and have a unique ability to find leaders with experience developing and manufacturing on budget, on time, and to the exact specifications of their working agreements.

WittKieffer identifies executives who will spearhead the profound, transformative convergence of technology and healthcare that will deliver on the promise of integrated care. These are leaders who truly embrace a new operating paradigm and thus demonstrate strategic innovation and creative contribution.

Connect with Our Practice Leader

Our consultants demonstrate expertise in life sciences recruitment and leverage a global pool of top talent to find the ideal leadership candidates for clients including pharmaceutical, biopharma, medical device, digital health and diagnostics firms. Practice Leader Morten Nielsen can answer your questions or tell you more.

Contact the Life Sciences Practice Leader