Korn Ferry
Edith Udemezue

Edith Udemezue

Head of Life Sciences, Search, Korn Ferry Futurestep, UK


Edith Udemezue joined Futurestep in August 2012 and heads the UK Life Sciences Practice, recruiting across the EMEA region.

She has over 15 years of experience in recruiting middle to senior management positions for Life Sciences businesses across the UK and Europe. From early-stage biotech and medical technology companies to multinational blue chip pharmaceutical organizations, Ms. Udemezue has recruited C-level, Senior Directors, Department Heads and niche technical specialists.

She works in partnership with her clients, delivering tailored executive search solutions across all functions, covering Research & Development, Clinical/Medical, Production, Manufacturing, Quality Assurance, Regulatory Affairs, Commercial and HR.

A chemistry graduate, Ms. Udemezue began her career working with Avecia, synthesizing peptides and generating antibodies for discovery research activities.