Life Science Partner is pleased to announce the recruitment of Carl Spear, OD, MBA, to serve as Senior Vice President, Eyecare for Luxottica, the world’s largest eyeware company. Luxottica is a leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury, sports and performance eyewear. Of Luxottica’s 80,000 employees, more than 5,000 are US-based Doctors […]
Life Science Partner is pleased to announce the recruitment of Barbara Benedict to Notal Vision as Director of Patient Engagement. Notal Vision is a tele-health company offering the first patient-initiated, home-based monitoring system to prevent the progression of macular degeneration through early detection and intervention. The technology combines a physical device with a data management […]
Life Science Partner is pleased to announce the recruitment of Caitlyn Seidl to K2M, where she will serve as Director, Regulatory & Clinical Affairs. Based in Leesburg, Virginia, K2M is a medical device company focused on creating tools and implants for minimally-invasive spine surgery. The company is a leader in the 3D printing of spinal […]
Life Science Partner is pleased to announce the recruitment of Mark Alvarez to Irrimax, where he will serve as Chief Executive Officer. Irrimax is an Atlanta-based medical technology company that is redefining wound irrigation with Irrisept, the only FDA-cleared medical device for irrigation containing the proven antiseptic chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG). Alvarez was most recently Chairman, […]
Life Science Partner is pleased to announce the recruitment of Frank Stokes to Castle Biosciences as Chief Financial Officer. Castle Biosciences is a molecular diagnostics company dedicated to helping patients and their physicians make the best possible decisions about their treatment and follow up care based on the individual molecular signature of their tumor. The […]
Life Science Partner is pleased to announce the recruitment of Dan Schrock to Leica Biosystems to serve as Senior Director, Global Clinical Affairs. Leica Biosystems is a global leader in clinical diagnostics technologies providing a full suite of anatomic pathology products and laboratory workflow solutions for cancer diagnostics. Utilizing this platform, the company provides customized […]
Life Science Partner is pleased to announce the recruitment of Fred Siebert to Beckman Coulter as Director, Global Clinical Affairs. Beckman Coulter is an innovative diagnostics and life science company that creates the world’s most efficient diagnostic laboratories. It is part of the Danaher group of families. In this new role, Siebert will be responsible […]
Life Science Partner congratulates Max Wallace on his recognition with the CED Life Science Leadership Award for his contributions to the life sciences industry in North Carolina and more broadly. Mr. Wallace currently serves as CEO of Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure (ABC²), a venture philanthropy organization that has helped bring 30 new brain cancer treatments […]
Life Science Partner is pleased to announce the recruitment of Pamela Goldberg to lead the Medical Device Innovation Consortium as President and Chief Executive Officer. Prior to starting her own consulting firm in 2017, Ms. Goldberg served as the CEO of the Massachusetts Technology Collaboration, a public economic development engine designed to foster technological advancements, […]
Life Science Partner is delighted to announce the recruitment of Amanda York, PhD to our recruitment team as Executive Search Associate. Amanda will be responsible for managing our search operations and firm operations, including our research programs and technology platforms. Prior to joining LSP, Amanda earned her PhD in Biochemistry, Cell & Developmental Biology from […]
Life Science Partner is pleased to announce the addition of our newest team member, Josh Lewis, PhD. Josh joins us as Executive Search Associate and is responsible for managing our search operations and firm operations, including our research programs and technology platforms. “Josh brings an additional layer of scientific and technological expertise to the […]
Former Managing Director for Empresario Partners and Interim CFO for MDLive Life Science Partner has recruited Jim Long to serve as Notal Vision’s Chief Financial Officer. Notal Vision is a health technology company offering the first patient-activated, home-based monitoring system to prevent the progression of macular degeneration through early detection and intervention. As the CFO […]
Former Chief Information Officer, Pinscriptive Life Science Partner has recruited Roni Amiel to serve as Notal Vision’s Chief Information Officer. Notal Vision is a health technology company offering the first patient-activated, home-based monitoring system to prevent the progression of macular degeneration through early detection and intervention. In this new role, Amiel will lead the company’s […]
Former Chief Scientific and Medical Officer Advanced Wound Care, Smith & Nephew Life Science Partner recruited Bert Slade, MD, to serve as the Vice President, Clinical Development for TissueTech. Slade has built his career in leading clinical trials, medical affairs, and regulatory approvals for medical device and pharmaceutical companies worldwide. He joins TissueTech while also […]
Sales Leader at Visicue, Medsphere, Conifer Health, GE Centrocity, and Connecture Life Science Partner has recruited Dave Driscoll to serve as Senior Vice President, Sales for Avizia. Avizia is an innovative telemedicine company providing an end-to-end telehealth platform that integrates care coordination software with industry-leading video devices and mobile apps, enabling clinics and hospitals to […]
Former Director, Global Sales Operations at Terumo BCT Brigham Briggs has joined Smiths Medical as Vice President, Global Sales Operations – a newly created role for the company where Briggs will have responsibility over the sales organization worldwide. He will oversee the standardization of the sales pipeline, funnel management and incentive compensation across Smiths Medical’s […]
Life Science Partner recruited Rachael Fleurence, PhD, to serve as the MDIC’s Executive Director, Coordinating Center in partnership with the National Evaluation System for Health Technology (NEST). MDIC is the first-ever public-private partnership (PPP) created with the sole objective of advancing medical device regulatory science. MDIC is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization that operates in partnership […]
Former Global Pharmacovigilance and Clinical Safety Physician Otsuka Pharmaceuticals Chris Stein, MD, PhD, was recruited by Life Science Partner to serve as Director, Medical Safety Physician for Allergan where he will oversee Pharmacovigilance for Allergan’s CNS drug portfolio. In his previous role at Otsuka, Stein partnered with safety physicians at Bristol Myers Squibb to co-market […]
Former Director, Business Development at Erdman Tony Brennan has joined Underwriters Laboratories as Director, North American Sales for the company’s Health Sciences business unit reporting to Upayan SenGupta, Vice President, General Manager, Health Sciences—SenGupta was recruited to UL by Life Science Partner in 2015. Brennan previously served as Director, Business Development for Erdman, a consulting […]
Former Senior Director, Global Quality Operations Mylan Pharmaceuticals Life Science Partner recruited Deva Puranam, MSc, MBA, to serve as Vice President, Global Laboratory Operations at Baxter International to lead the company’s laboratory standardization practices and build out quality systems infrastructure across Baxter’s lab facilities worldwide. Puranam joins Baxter after serving as Senior Director, Global Quality […]
Former Senior Director, Global Quality Assurance Haemonetics Corporation Scott Cohn was recruited by Life Science Partner to serve as Surgical Specialties’ Vice President, Global Quality Assurance where he will build a quality systems team and implement the harmonization of Surgical Specialties’ quality operations across its manufacturing facilities worldwide. Cohn joins Surgical Specialties after serving as […]
Former Vice President, Global Clinical Affairs, Zimmer Biomet Life Science Partner recruited Jing Xie, PhD, MS, former Vice President, Global Clinical Affairs for Zimmer Biomet to become the Medical Device Innovation Consortium’s (MDIC) first Vice President, Clinical Affairs. MDIC is the first-ever public-private partnership (PPP) created with the sole objective of advancing medical device regulatory […]
Former Executive Vice President, Finance MDxHealth Life Science Partner recruited Francis Ota to become the Chief Financial Officer at Lineagen, an innovative genetics diagnostics company for neurodevelopmental disorders. Ota joins Lineagen after serving as the Executive Vice President of Finance for MDxHealth, a publically owned Belgium based diagnostic company with a US CLIA lab that […]
Former Vice President, Clinical Affairs at Elixir Medical Life Science Partner has recruited Judi Jaeger to become Director, Global Clinical Affairs at Beckman Coulter reporting to Kim Oleson, Vice President of Clinical Affairs for Danaher’s Life Sciences and Diagnostics Platform. “With first-hand leadership experience in the clinical development of two world-leading Class III devices and […]
Former Healthcare Compliance Policy Director at Amgen Life Science Partner partnered with Beckman Coulter to recruit Conner Childers, JD, to serve as Vice President, Head of Global Compliance for Beckman Coulter. He will report to Curt Brueske, JD, General Counsel. In his most recent role at Amgen, Childers had direct responsibility for building the compliance program […]
Former Director of Urologic Pathology/GI Pathology at Ameripath Life Science Partner has recruited Jeremy Miller, MD, to lead the Pathology Lab at EndoChoice, a College of American Pathology (CAP) accredited lab focused on providing the highest level of quality and service to the GI community. Miller joins EndoChoice after serving as Director of Urologic Pathology […]
Former Vice President, PGT Quality Teva Pharmaceuticals Joe Jimenez, Vice President, formerly PGT Quality for Teva Pharmaceuticals has recently become Vice President, Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs for TissueTech, a Miami-based company producing regenerative amniotic tissue-based products for use in the ophthalmology, optometry, musculoskeletal and wound care markets. Life Science Partner partnered with CEO Amy Tseng […]
Founder and Chief Medical Officer of Atlanta Healing Center and President of the Georgia Society of Addiction Medicine Life Science Partner is pleased to announce the recruitment of Susan Blank, MD, Founder and Chief Medical Officer for the Atlanta Healing Center to become the Chief Medical Officer for BioConfirm Laboratories-a new company based in Atlanta […]
Former Site Leader and Vice President for Global Marketing at Medtronic/Covidien Vascular Therapies As a medical device leader and strategic marketing executive, Robert Rajalingam has been selected to lead Smith Medical’s $300 M Vascular Access business. Life Science Partner collaborated closely with Vice President, Carl Stamp to recruit Rajalingam from Medtronic. Vascular medicine has been […]
Former Senior Vice President, Chief Regulatory Officer at Medtronic As one of the foremost leaders in the complex regulatory arena of medical devices, combination products, and healthcare information, Susan Alpert, MD, PhD, has been recruited by Life Science Partner to serve as the top regulatory advisor for Canary Medical. Canary Medical has established an innovative […]
Congratulations to REVA Medical CEO and former Life Science Partner placement Reggie Groves on her feature in this week’s San Diego Business Journal! View the feature here.
Former President and Chief Executive Officer of Vascular Pathways Life Science Partner has recruited Bill Bold, former CEO of Vascular Pathways and senior medical device leader, to become Chief Executive Officer for Vestagen, an innovator in the development of Active Barrier fabrics and protection technology to protect the healthcare worker. Prior to joining Vestagen, Bold turned […]
Former Medical Director, Global Medical Marketing, ConvaTec Life Science Partner recruited Michel Hermans, MD, a surgically trained medical affairs executive to become Chief Medical Officer for TissueTech. Hermans joins TissueTech after serving as a biopharma consultant for his own firm and Medical Director, Global Medical Marketing for ConvaTech. Previously, Hermans served served as Medical Director […]
Former Senior Director, Global Safety Officer at The Medicines Company Life Science Partner recruited Yanshan Ma, MD, PhD, to become Senior Director, Medical Safety Physician, Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases for Allergan. In her new role Dr. Ma will be responsible for the group’s safety strategy, pharmacovigilance and medical risk management. Dr. Ma joins Allergan […]
DANVERS, Mass., Oct. 08, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Abiomed, Inc. (NASDAQ:ABMD), a leading provider of breakthrough heart support technologies, today announced that Seth Bilazarian, M.D. will be appointed as Vice President of Interventional Cardiology Programs, effective October 8, 2015. “We are excited to welcome Dr. Seth Bilazarian to Abiomed, where he will add a specialized interventional […]
COLUMBIA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Osiris Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSIR), the leading cellular regenerative medicine company focused on developing and marketing products to treat conditions in wound care, orthopaedics and sports medicine, is pleased to announce the expansion of the management team with the appointment of Adrian Mollo as General Counsel and Dr. Jon Hopper as Chief Medical Officer, both reporting to Lode Debrabandere, […]
Former Chief Medical Officer Rosetta Genomics
Former Senior Director, Research and Development At Genzyme/Sanofi
Former Director, Global Segmentation Program, GE Healthcare
Improvement Advisor for Cynosure Health Joins Vestagen
Former Vice President, Global Medical Director, Stryker
Former Senior Business Process Analyst, Global Compliance at Boston Scientific
Former Chief Financial Officer at INC Research
Former Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer For Given Imaging
Former Global Head of Safety Surveillance for Amgen
Former Vice President, Compliance and Integrity Programs for NSF Health Sciences
Former Senior Scientist and Advisor to the Director, Division of Oral Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Former Senior Vice President, Quality and Assurance at Smith & Nephew
Former Director, Early Development and Discovery Sciences at Merck
Former Director, Process Development at Lonza Biologics
Former Director, Corporate Compliance & Global Data Privacy at Bausch & Lomb
Former Senior Director, Clinical Affairs of Integra Life Sciences
Former President and CEO of ReShape Medical Life Science Partner recruited Bill Murray, to become the President and Chief Executive Officer for the Medical Device Innovation Consortium (MDIC), the first-ever public-private partnership created to advance medical device regulatory science and technology environment. Murray has over 25 years of senior leadership experience spanning the range of […]
ATLANTA, Georgia – March 14 2013 Life Science Partner announces the recruitment of Dan Merz to become Director, Clinical Affairs for St. Jude Medical. Merz is an innovative engineer who has created teams and processes to improve the speed of clinical development and product approval in the US and Japan. Merz’s leadership capabilities will […]
Former Director, Software Engineering at GE Healthcare
Life Science Partner recruits former Vice President, Biomaterials Manufacturing, of Integra Life Sciences, Inc.
Life Science Partner recruits former Senior Manager, Assistant Director Program Management for Life Technologies
Life Science Partner recruits former Vice President, Research and Development of Relievant Medsystems
Life Science Partner recruits former Associate Director, US Pharmaceuticals Compliance and Ethics for Bristol-Myers Squibb
Life Science Partner recruits Vice President of Ethics and Compliance at CareFusion
Former Director, Bioproduct Analytical Development at Eli Lilly and Company
Life Science Partner recruits former Vice President, Research and Development, Remote Patient Monitoring at Boston Scientific
Life Science Partner recruits former Assistant Director, Global Medical Publishing at Abbott Laboratories
Life Science Partner recruits former Director of Global Compliance Program at Mylan Pharmaceuticals
Life Science Partner recruits former Senior Scientist at Elan Pharmaceuticals
Life Science Partner recruits former Vice President, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences at Icagen, Inc.
Life Science Partner recruits former Director, Biologics, Parenteral Products at Abbott Laboratories
Life Science Partner recruits former Vice President of Manufacturing and Manufacturing Engineering at GluMetrics
Life Science Partner Recruits Pain Clinical Specialist from Purdue Pharma and Co-Founder of Magidom Discovery
Life Science Partner recruits former Director of DSP Research and Development at Millipore Corp
Life Science Partner recruits former Director, Worldwide Regulatory Affairs at Boston Scientific
Life Science Partner recruits former President and Chief Executive Officer of Qteros
Life Science Partner recruits former Clinical Affairs Executive at ATS Medical, Inc.
Life Science Partner recruits former Executive Vice President at inVentiv Clinical Solutions
Life Science Partner recruits former Vice President, Medical Affairs at McKesson Provider Technologies
Life Science Partner recruits former Director of the Biologics Manufacturing Launch Teams at Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Life Science Partner recruits former Lead Director of Clinical Affairs at Boston Scientific Cardiac Rhythm Management Division.
Life Science Partner recruits former Vice President, Clinical and Regulatory Affairs at Uptake Medical
Life Science Partner recruits biomaterials expert to lead synthetic cartilage product development
Co-Founder of Berkley HeartLab to Lead Medical Affairs at Celera
Former Professor and Vice-Chair of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Director of McLendon Clinical Laboratories Joins LabCorp.
Life Science Partner recruits founder of Pathway Diagnostics and former head of Research and Development at Specialty Laboratories.
Life Science Partner recruits Senior Cardiovascular Product Development Executive.
Life Science Partner recruits Innovative R&D Scientist.
Life Science Partner recruits former Senior Vice President, Business and Commercial Development from ACADIA Pharmaceuticals
Life Science Partner recruits former Vice President, Preclinical Development for Angiotech and Aptuit.
Life Science Partner recruits former Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing for Vermillion.
Life Science Partner recruits senior biotechnology entrepreneurial and Co-Founder and Chairman of North Carolina Innovation Foundation.
Life Science Partner recruits former Oncology Regulatory Officer for Johnson & Johnson, Pharmaceutical and Research & Development.
Life Science Partner recruits former VP of Finance & Administration and Principal Accounting Officer of AtheroGenics, Inc.
Life Science Partner recruits former Senior Executive of Boston Scientific Cardiac Rhythm Management Division.
Life Science Partner recruits former Vice President, Globalization Projects and Preclinical Development for GlaxoSmithKline
Life Science Partner announces recruitment of former Senior Director, Product Development and Technology at Medtronic, Inc.
Life Science Partner recruits former Vice President of Biology Services of Ricerca Biosciences
Life Science Partner recruits Senior Leader from the Cardiovascular Medical Device Industry.
Life Science Partner recruits former Senior Director, Program Management for Genzyme Corporation
Life Science Partner announces recruitment of former Executive Director Operations, New Product Development for Cordis Corporation.
Life Science Partner recruits former SVP, Corporate Development and Commercial Affairs of Anadys Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Life Science Partner recruits former CEO of AdipoGenix, Inc.
Life Science Partner recruits former Senior Research Director of Bioscience Research & Development at Baxter Healthcare Corporation.
Life Science Partner recruits former Group Director, Biologics Research and Development of Medtronic Sofamor Danek.
Life Science Partner recruits Rob Shaw, Former Executive Director of the Georgia Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
Life Science Partner announces recruitment of former Global President of J&J’s OrthoNeutrogena Company, a Division of Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical, Inc.
Life Science Partner recruits former President and General Manager of the EDX Division of Elan Corporation
Life Science Partner recruits former General Manager of PBM Nutritionals, LLC (formerly Wyeth Nutritionals)
Life Science Partner recruits former Director, Analytical Research and Development of Celator Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Life Science Partner recruits Tim Lowinger, PhD, global leader in chemistry research and development to help propel proprietary products
Life Science Partner recruits global leader in preclinical development to help accelerate product creation and add pharmaceutical expertise
Life Science Partner recruits former Vice President, Finance and CFO of Serologicals Corporation who led company through $1.3 B acquisition
Life Science Partner brings clinical development and marketing talent to help launch first stem-cell therapy
Life Science Partner recruits pharmaceutical veteran and cardiology specialist as chief medical officer
Life Science Partner recruit offers valuable experience in regulatory and commercialization strategy
Life Science Partner recruits expert in operations and supply-chain management
Life Science Partner recruits a general manager and manufacturing operations expert from Baxter Healthcare
To Lead Clinical, Regulatory, Reimbursement Strategy and Physician Relations
Former CEO of Cardiac Science to Build New Atrial Fibrillation Company
To lead a team developing novel diagnostic services and products for prostate cancer patients
Life Science Partner recruits Skip Strauchman, leading healthcare consultant to hospitals in Detroit
Life Science Partner recruits research and development pioneer in the external defibrillator field
Founder and Director of Immunocytochemistry Laboratory at MetPath/Quest
Leading Clinical Development of Novel Compounds for Anemia and Fibrosis
Bringing a lifetime of commercial radiology management to internationally renown academic institution
Life Science Partner recruits proven project management leader at Dade Behring and Syva Company
Life Science Partner places drug delivery executive to guide business development
Life Science Partner places entrepreneurial-minded sales exec to lead Cleveland Clinic’s diagnostic services spin-off
Life Science Partner places cardio device industry executive to guide international strategy, marketing and product launches
Life Science Partner recruits industry veteran to board of directors for emerging cardiovascular diagnostics firm
Life Science Partner places IT product development and customer service expert in lead technology role
Life Science Partner places healthcare industry strategist and investment banker to guide medical device company
Life Science Partner connects accomplished research executive with cancer therapeutics company
Life Science Partner places pharmaceutical veteran and oncology specialist as chief medical officer
Life Science Partner places pharma and business development veteran to champion commercialization at Birmingham’s nationally-acclaimed research center
To build Serologicals’ product portfolio, Life Science Partner recruits former Amersham Biotech head of North American R&D, global genomics
Life Science Partner recruits pharma finance executive with entrepreneurial and global R&D experience
Life Science Partner places sales and marketing veteran to guide U.S.-based operations and commercialization for innovative medical device firm
Life Science Partner places business-savvy surgeon to manage promising new interventional spine therapy division
Life Science Partner placement brings a broad portfolio of business management and leadership skills to outpatient rehabilitation division
Life Science Partner connects experienced medical product engineer with radiation delivery systems company
Life Science Partner placement offers valuable experience in technology and commercialization assessment
Life Science Partner recruit an accomplished communicator, crisis manager and media expert
Life Science Partner placement brings a record of innovation to Atlanta-based company
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