Ulrika Hagle is a Senior Client Partner within the Global Life Sciences Market, based in the Firm's Zurich office.
She is co-leading Korn Ferry's Global Medical Technology & Diagnostics Practice with a special focus on EMEA and APAC. Prior to this she was the Managing Partner of Korn Ferry's Global Life Sciences Market for EMEA. She is also a Senior Client Partner within the Global Life Sciences Market.
Ms. Hagle focuses on advising senior leaders and non-executive boards in the medtech industry on senior talent issues. Over the past 20 years, she has built extensive experience in this area, particularly related to international talent management in medical devices and diagnostics companies.
Having been based out of London for many years, she was for the last three years splitting her time between London and Singapore to gain deeper understanding of the Asian talent market. Since spring of 2015, she is based in Zurich.
Previously, Ms. Hagle served at another leading search firm as practice leader for medical devices and diagnostics in Europe.
Prior to her career in recruitment, she spent 11 years in the consumer goods industry. One of her last positions was brand development director, Europe, based at Whirlpool's European headquarters in Italy. Earlier, Ms. Hagle held various marketing positions with Unilever. She has also worked for a diagnostics start-up company in the U.S.
A Swedish national, Ms. Hagle has lived and worked in the U.K., the U.S., Singapore, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Italy, Belgium, Denmark, and Sweden.
Ms. Hagle earned a degree from University of Lund, Sweden and has conducted additional studies at Bennington College and at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden.