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Life Sciences Executive Recruiting

Innovative leaders are in high demand in life sciences and healthcare. Our firm specializes in the recruitment and placement of high-caliber industry professionals into niche roles within the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, healthcare, and animal health sectors.

EFL Associates' life sciences talent management practice works with companies that are researching, marketing, or advocating for solutions that address today’s and tomorrow’s challenges in human and animal health. Our talent acquisition practices are steeped in industry experience because our partners have worked at companies like General Electric, Dow Chemical, and SAFC Biosciences before starting an executive search practice at EFL Associates.

Areas of Expertise in Life Sciences and Animal Health

  • Executive Placements (CEO/President, CFO/Controller, CHRO)
  • Contract Research Organizations (CROs)
  • Research & Development
  • Biotechnology
  • Medical Devices & Diagnostics

Executive Engagements:

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Medical Director

Children's Mercy Hospital
Director of Pharmacy

Irvine Scientific
Chief Scientific Officer

Kansas City Area Life Sciences Institute
Chief Executive Officer

MRI Global
Chief Financial Officer

Stowers Institute
VP of Financial Affairs

EFL Associates is proud of our long history of placing top executives into life sciences leadership roles. Click here for the full list of clients who have benefitted from a relationship with us.

Where EFL Associates Can Help

Our consultants provide talent solutions and management strategies that not only help organizations meet the unique challenges of the life sciences industry but also find innovative leaders with a deep understanding of science and the niche skill-sets need to drive business forward.

EFL Associates has access to highly-skilled leaders across the life sciences, human health, and veterinary science sectors, which enables us to deliver top candidates CEOs, C-suite, Board Members, and the Executive Management team.

Connect with Our Practice Leader

Mike Marden, Director, Project Based Recruitment   

At EFL Associates, our consultants demonstrate expertise in life sciences,  healthcare, and animal health recruitment. We leverage a global pool of talent to find the right leadership candidates for clients in biotechnology, pharmaceutical, veterinary science, and medical device firms. Our expert, Mike Marden, is happy to answer your questions and tell you more.

Contact Mike Marden

Key Contact

Practice Leaders
Mike Marden
Managing Director - Life Sciences