Top Hires Quarterly: VC, Early Stage and High Growth

2019 Q3, EMEA


Search Highlights

This quarter’s successful placements include:
  • Chief Financial Officer, genetic testing, France
  • Chief Business Officer, oncology, UK
  • Chief Scientific Officer, immunology, UK
  • Head of European Sales, A.I. image-based diagnostics, Finland
  • Head of Operations, precision medicine, Switzerland
  • Chairperson, immunology, UK
  • Country Manager, animal health, Netherlands
  • General Manager, animal health, Norway
  • Principal, Life Science VC, Netherlands
Newly opened projects include:
  • Head of Commercial, digital health
  • CBO, oncology
  • Non-Executive Chair, ophthalmology
  • Principal, European VC
  • CMO, rare diseases
  • Head of Discovery, A.I. discovery
  • VP Europe, medical devices
  • CEO, immunology
  • VP Research, regenerative medicine
  • CBO, small molecule


Areas of focus this quarter include but are not limited to:
  • Artificial intelligence
  • CNS
  • Animal Health
  • Immunology
  • Gene Therapy
  • Diagnostics
  • Precision Medicine
  • Vaccines
  • Antimicrobials

Coulter News

  • New office opens in Brussels and six key appointments are made worldwide
  • Medtech specialist, Penny Sadler heads the Belgium office, with 26 years’ global search experience
  • The Paris, Frankfurt and New Jersey offices and the R&D team in London are all strengthened with senior hires

Coulter Partners

  • Global market leader and largest global executive search firm dedicated to the Life Sciences and committed to delivering outstanding leadership
  • 90+ sector experts from a diversity of backgrounds working across 14 global offices across US, Europe and APAC
  • Unrivalled network with the Life Sciences community with c. 260+ assignments each year across all segments of the industry.
  • Deep understanding of talent needs, business models, sector trends, scientific evolution, innovation and competitive positioning
  • Large proportion of search work for VC, PE and angel-funded biotech, medtech, and digital health companies
  • Working with 50+ VC and PE funds across US, UK and EMEA
  • 400+ senior leadership assignments for investor portfolio companies
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Coulter Partners 2019