Korn Ferry

Ludger Schwinn

Senior Client Partner

With more than two decades of healthcare experience, Mr. Schwinn focuses on senior executive recruitments in the Life Sciences industry, including the Pharmaceuticals, Biopharmaceuticals, Medical Devices and Diagnostics sectors. Since joining Korn Ferry in 2002, he has developed strategic partnerships centered on executive talent acquisition with a number of top global pharmaceutical companies headquartered in Switzerland, which he is managing as an account leader. Furthermore, Mr. Schwinn was involved in the execution of a number of strategic management assessments and international leadership and talent development programs for key clients.

Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Schwinn was managing partner of another international executive search firm. He also has experience with his own healthcare-related strategy consulting company.

Prior to entering the executive search profession, Mr. Schwinn's international career included some nine years of corporate experience in the pharmaceuticals sector. Over this time, he served in positions of increasing responsibility including managing director of SmithKline's CIS operation, where he established a fully-fledged operation and established the first Western JV for the local manufacturing of vaccines in the Russian Federation.

Mr. Schwinn holds a master's degree in business administration and marketing from the University of Basel, Switzerland and is fluent in German, English with working knowledge in French, Italian and Russian.

Contact Ludger Schwinn

Phone: 41-43-366-77-30

Prime Tower, Hardstrasse 201
Zurich, 8005