Life Sciences & Healthcare Executive Search

The 2023 Report on Biotech Board & Executive Compensation is now available for download.

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The NEW 2023 Bedford Group Transearch Report on Board and Executive Compensation in the Biotechnology Industry is now available for download. This report is an industry-wide survey of compensation awards and practices for Board of Directors and NEOs (CEO, CMO, CSO, CFO, COO, CLO) in the sector, focusing on micro and small-cap companies, and is representative of Bedford’s ongoing commitment to aiding organizations in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology sectors to attract and retain exceptional Board and Executive talent.

Bedford Group Transearch Life Sciences has been a leading provider of executive search and talent strategy services for over 40 years. In addition to executive and board recruitment, Bedford offers compensation advisory and executive compensation benchmarking services.

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Completed Searches in Life Sciences

Bedford Group Transearch Life Sciences has been at the forefront of Pharma & Biotech executive search solutions for over 40 years.

From multinational pharmaceutical and medical device corporations, to start-ups and fast-growing biotechnology companies, Bedford/TRANSEARCH is North America’s leading life sciences executive search firm. We have been at the forefront of healthcare, biotech, and pharma executive search solutions for over 40 years.

Our team of experts has a deep understanding of the current and emerging trends in the global life sciences sector with deep capabilities delivering North American executive search solutions, with strong emphasis in Toronto, Boston, New Jersey, New York, Vancouver and Montreal.

With government pricing pressure, care model evolution, the speed of intersection between IT and healthcare services and convergence happening across formerly disparate healthcare sectors, this dynamic sector requires exceptional executive search capabilities and a track record of results.

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Life Science Industry Expertise & Breakdown

Healthcare Executive Search Practice Breakdown

By Sub Sector

Our breadth of healthcare experience shapes a holistic understanding of the marketplace to meet your talent strategy goals.

By Role

We possess significant experience leading searches for all functional leadership roles.

Healthcare Practice By Sub Sector

Healthcare by Subsector

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Healthcare Executive Search Practice Leaders

Across North America, Bedford Group Transearch has completed over 300 C-suite and senior healthcare & life science executive searches over the last decade. Achieving your talent strategy objectives starts with a conversation, today. Schedule a call to discuss your needs with one of our experts.

Howard Pezim

Howard Pezim

Co-Founder and Managing Director

Victoria Ritchie

Victoria Ritchie

Senior Principal- Healthcare & Life Sciences

Darren Raycroft

Darren Raycroft

Managing Director- North American Healthcare & Life Sciences

Jessica Pezim

Jessica Pezim

Client Partner - Healthcare & Life Sciences

Derick Haire

Derick Haire

Partner, West Coast Healthcare & Life Sciences

Viki Tao

Viki Tao

Research Consultant- Healthcare & Life Sciences

North American Healthcare Advisory Board

Jamie Condie

Jamie Condie

President

Becton Dickinson U.S. & Canada

Cheryl MacDiarmid

Cheryl MacDiarmid

Senior Vice President

ViiV Healthcare

Rehan Verjee

Rehan Verjee

Former President of EMD Serono Inc & Head of the Innovative Medicine Franchise

Merck KGaA

Dr. Simon Pedder

Dr. Simon Pedder

CEO

Nirogy Therapeutics

Meenu Chhabra Karson

Meenu Chhabra Karson

Executive Chair

Samsara Therapeutics

Stragtegic Partners

Kurt Andrews

Kurt Andrews

Founder

Collis Lane Consulting

Dr. Craig Dowden

Dr. Craig Dowden

Executive Leadership Coach and Author

Craig Dowden & Associates

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