Life Sciences Executive Search Recruiters

Life Sciences Recruiting Experts

The fast-paced challenge of today’s life sciences, biopharma, biotechnology and healthcare space demands visionary leadership. From pharmaceutical manufacturers to cutting-edge biotech and medtech innovators, Pender & Howe is one of the top consulting and recruitment firms in the field. We proudly connect industry leaders and executives with top-performing talent at the heart of the life sciencees sector. Using our life sciences expertise and years of experience working with candidates in these sectors, our recruiters help life sciences companies find the right people to build impactful teams, resulting in well-balanced organizations with strong, multi-product anchors.

The Challenges of Life Sciences Recruitment

The complexity of the life sciences industry is part of what makes it so difficult for companies to connect with high-quality candidates. The development of new technology and medicine happens at a lightning pace, and business leaders need employees who can keep up with those trends. At the same time, there is an increased demand on these talent markets, especially for those who understand how the latest software and hardware can be best used for diagnostics, research, treatment, and therapies in a real-world medical practice.

There is an equally elevated candidate demand among the clients who develop those cutting-edge products. From engineers and data analysis to management and c-suite candidates, organizations across healthcare and the life sciences are eager to fill roles with professionals who can lead a digital transformation and grow their company into the future. To address the unique and pressing needs of life sciences, leaders in this space must be driven to move the life sciences forward with a holistic vision. Companies demand passionate advocates for innovation who can balance the commercial, operational and scientific complexities of their work and deliver value to shareholders and patients.

Make Pender & Howe Your Recruiting Partners

At Pender & Howe, we lead the executive search process to identify leaders ready to steer this course and implement successful solutions for everyone. We know the nuances of the life sciences industry and use those insights to deliver results. Our recruiting approach starts with building relationships with both candidates and companies, understanding what job seekers want from their career, as well as the company’s expectations and needs, whether that’s a niche skill set for a single role or an organization-wide push on equity and inclusion initiatives. From individual contributors all the way up to CEO and other leadership roles, Pender & Howe knows how to find the talent you need today.

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Pender & Howe provides executive search services across Canada and the United States

About Pender and Howe

Pender & Howe Executive Search was formed by a team of professionals with extensive experience in executive search services. We provide a fully streamlined boutique retained service for companies looking to bolster their executive leadership team.

With a strong presence in key cities across North America, including Toronto, Montreal, Boston, New York, Edmonton, and Vancouver, Pender & Howe boasts a comprehensive reach that spans the continent. From venture capital-backed disruptors, recently acquired private equity portfolio companies, not-for-profits to global public companies, our diverse client portfolio showcases our ability to cater to organizations of all sizes and stages. 

We understand that transparency, collaboration, and high-level service are paramount, and our recruitment team is committed to delivering these qualities consistently throughout every assignment we undertake. As a strategically low-volume recruitment firm, we ensure that all our clients receive a white-glove service, never diluting our efforts or compromising on quality. 

At Pender & Howe, we go beyond mere recruitment; we forge strategic partnerships that empower businesses to excel. By leveraging our extensive network, expertise, and dedication to exceptional service, we guarantee that your team receives the utmost attention, guidance, and support throughout their executive search journey. Trust us to deliver results that propel your organization to new heights, backed by our unwavering commitment to excellence. 

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