Welcome to Coulter Partners Global (English)

Dr Kay


Managing Partner

Close team collaboration means that cross border quality delivery remains our strength as we grow globally.


Kay has taken a lead on business development and delivery since joining Coulter Partners in 2013 and has over 25 years of global executive search experience within life sciences. A strong focus on scientific and medical roles within R&D, spanning discovery, preclinical and clinical development, regulatory, product development, CMC, and related disciplines. Kay has placed C-suite, board, and senior level executives globally, working with both emerging and established organizations in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and contract research sectors.


In-depth specialist knowledge in a range of therapeutic areas, including gastrointestinal and CNS, gained over 10 years working in the pharmaceutical industry prior to executive search. Kay has a BSc and PhD in Pharmacology from the University of Glasgow, UK, and an MA in Human Resource Management & Industrial Relations from the University of Hertfordshire, UK. She is a member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.



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