A biotech specialist Pharma company, headquartered in Europe, at The Series A funding stage was looking to strengthen its board with a Chief Medical Officer, with not only in-depth biotech experience but also having strong communication/language skills and knowledge of key APAC markets.
A very exacting and challenging search to find the right experience, cultural and language skills, and personality fit for an embryonic organisation with the potential to grow rapidly.
Two great US based candidates made it to the final stage with the chosen individual having in-depth therapeutic situational and environmental experience, a perfect team fit with multilingual communications skills. As a result the company has a much strengthen board for series A and further funding rounds.
Links is a true business partner, happy to work with ambiguity on challenging positions. A great strength that Links possess is their engagement and assessment of the candidates for the best fit with your organization. They don’t just have names on long lists, but can give you much more of the colour and they challenge your thinking, with left-field candidates who you might not have considered. Their knowledge of the industry and network means that they really add value to growing businesses” Chief Executive Officer