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London  -  August 2022

Ivan Lim Joins Kingsley Gate Partners as Senior Partner

Global Executive Search Firm Expands its Expertise in Life Sciences

London – 1 August 2022 – Kingsley Gate, the leader in global executive search focused on building technologies to ensure you have better and faster search results through its proprietary framework, Synchronous Fit, today announced that Ivan Lim has joined the firm as Senior Partner. He is based in London.

Ivan brings over 25 years in healthcare and life sciences. As a medical scientist, Ivan began his career in pharmaceutical R&D and advanced to senior management roles with global Fortune 100 companies. He has 13 years of extensive industry experience in business turnover, driving innovation and culture change with fast-paced international companies in healthcare and life sciences. After having worked across continents and lived in many locations in Asia as well as the US and UK, Ivan’s instinct is to look at business and talents needs from a global perspective.

“Throughout Ivan’s recruiting career, he has delivered significant, positive impact for dozens of clients,” stated Eduardo Antunovic, Chief Customer Officer, Kingsley Gate Partners. “With the addition of Ivan, we have strengthened our access to senior executives in the healthcare and life sciences sector, in the UK and globally.”

Prior to joining Kingsley Gate, Ivan was the Partner and Asia-Pacific Leader, Healthcare & Life Sciences at another leading executive search firm.

“I am thrilled to join Kingsley Gate Partners and am inspired by how the firm was founded seven years ago at a kitchen table with one clear vision in mind; to transform the world of executive search with cutting-edge digital tools,” Ivan said. “I am energized by the owner-driven mentality amongst all Partners that allow us to serve our clients at the highest level. I am excited and very much look forward to building the future together with the team.”

Ivan earned his master’s degree in Medical Microbiology & Bacteriology from Osaka University Faculty of Medicine, Japan. He is a certified executive coach and motivational leader.

About Kingsley Gate Partners
Transforming the world of retained executive search, Kingsley Gate Partners leverages the scientific interviewing approach of its Synchronous Fit® framework, deep industry insights of a world-class cadre of consultants, and state-of-the-art technology to deliver greater accountability, accuracy, velocity, and transparency that ensures a lasting strategic fit between executives and clients. Headquartered in Dallas, the partnership employs search consultants worldwide with expertise in private equity, life sciences and healthcare, financial services, technology, retail, hospitality & leisure, manufacturing, and professional services. The firm works with best of breed organizations in over 30 countries. For more information, go to

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Natalie Bennett
Kingsley Gate Partners
Phone: 216.930.4895
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