Korn Ferry

Developing a pipeline of

exceptional leaders.

Life Sciences

Transformative leaders leverage change.

Korn Ferry’s Global Life Sciences Market helps companies attract, develop, and retain best-in-class functional and executive leaders. Transformation, growth in emerging markets, and the need to create new sources of growth in mature markets require leaders who are learning agile and transformative in their ability to innovate, respond to change, and align technical and scientific expertise with business strategy. Korn Ferry has a full range of talent solutions designed to ensure life sciences companies have the right leaders in the right places to deliver on the business strategy. Korn Ferry’s unique capabilities include strategic global search; competency-based assessments; engaging, interactive high-potential leadership development programs; one-on-one coaching; strategic talent strategy design; and succession planning.

Developing a pipeline of exceptional leaders.

Life sciences companies face continual transformation. A key challenge is to ensure that talent strategy is aligned with business strategy so that the leaders who will drive success are continually identified, developed, and prepared to move into pivotal roles. Life sciences’ highly technical workforce, scientific experts, and commercial professionals all play key roles in driving strategy. Leaders who are innovative, can manage change, deal with complexity, possess the acumen to navigate mergers, acquisitions, and business partnerships, motivate others, and create a vision for the organization are in high demand. They create a distinctive competitive advantage.

Your partner in life sciences talent management.

Korn Ferry is strategically positioned to meet the talent needs of life sciences companies. Our global professionals have deep functional and industry experience. They have worked in life sciences in technical and scientific roles and partner with major organizations to help them identify their leaders’ potential, drive development, accelerate readiness, and energize transitions. We are the only firm that can help you identify internal and external talent while simultaneously developing these leaders through engaging, proven solutions that meet and exceed expectations. We are deeply rooted in pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, life sciences contract services, and medical devices sectors. As your partner, we will ensure that you have the right leaders in place when you need them.

Coverage and Functions:

  • Biotechnology

  • Life Sciences Contract Services

  • Medical Devices

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Board and CEO Services
  • Corporate Affairs
  • Financial Officers
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology Officers
  • Marketing
  • Risk
  • Supply Chain Management
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