Principal, Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals

Phillip Duffy is a Principal in Korn Ferry’s Philadelphia Office. For the past eight years, he has been a member of the Firm’s Global Life Sciences Practice, specializing in partnering with entrepreneurial biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and life science focused Venture Capital/Private Equity funds. 

Mr. Duffy’s primary focus is in C-Suite Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Executive Recruitment, with focal points on Chief Executive Officer, Research & Development, Investment, Non-Profit, and other key leadership related engagements.

Mr. Duffy joined Korn Ferry in 2013, leading research strategy efforts across multiple life science verticals.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Duffy worked as a Summer Associate for Merrill Lynch.

Mr. Duffy received his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University.

He is a former member of the Susan G. Komen Board of Directors and currently serves on the Life Science Cares Philadelphia Board of Advisors and Rawls College of Business Recent Alumni Board.