Our Life Sciences practice provides global executive search and related organizational consulting services, delivered by consultants with decades of combined global experience and industry-specific expertise.

Industry segment searches include Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology, Medical Devices, Diagnostics, Healthcare, Healthcare Services and Healthcare Information Technology.

We have deep experience in Therapeutic Area-specific searches spanning Oncology, Cardiovascular/ Metabolism, Neuroscience, Immunology, and Rare/Orphan Diseases.

Functionally, we present a legacy of success in filling some of the most challenging to fill roles, where competition for Best-in-Class talent has never been higher. Searches of note include, but are not limited to:

Chief Executive Officer Chief Operating Officer Chief Commercial Officer Chief Medical Officer Vice President, Clinical Development (TA-specific) Vice President, Regulatory Affairs Vice President, Project Management Vice President, Sales & Marketing Vice President, Medical Affairs
Global Program Development Head Vice President, US Medical Affairs Executive Directors, Clinical Development (TA-specific) Vice President, Market Access Vice President/Head, Companion Diagnostics Vice President, Quality Assurance/Quality Control Vice President, CMC Franchise/Business Unit Head Vice President, Licensing & Business Development

Global Retained Executive Search.

Built for the Digital Age.

Kingsley Gate Partners is a global search firm that is reshaping the future of executive search. Owned and operated by our partners, we are intrinsically motivated to have delighted clients. We measure success by quick placements made with the best candidate for the role. Additionally, our digital tools allow full transparency, via our proprietary client portal ClientSuiteTM, to securely view details of the search at any time. Discover the Kingsley Gate Partner approach to Executive Search.


Nancy Albertini

Senior Partner,Office of the CEO

Umesh Ramakrishnan

Senior Partner,Office of the CEO

Buster Houchins

Senior Partner,Office of the CEO

Mark Esposito

Senior Partner

Paige C. Scott

Senior Partner

Margo Lucero

Vice President

Adam Kohn

Senior Partner

Bill Trau

Senior Partner

Martin Mendelsohn

Senior Partner

Tom Koch

Senior Partner

David Nocifora

Senior Partner

Manisha Deva


Glenn D. de Gruy

Senior Partner

Christopher Kaderle


Carolyn M. Simons


Raj Kapoor

Senior Partner

Geoff Hall


Andrew Blane





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Kingsley Gate
QuickStartTM Process


Your job description plus our input based on dozens of similar searches on Day One


Quick turnaround in 24 hours of real candidate backgrounds to validate planning strategy

Kingsley Gate
Quick Start

Real Candidate feedback in 7 days

Mid Search

Third party interview of Client to provide performance feedback and ensure course correction if required

24X7 Customized Client Portal Access designed for 90 day completion