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Compass Executives expands offering with creation of Life Sciences Practice

4 Feb 2020

Compass Executives are delighted to welcome Sam Faulkner as the latest addition to the team, where he joins as the Head of Practice | Global Life Sciences.

Sam has an impressive background having spent the last eight years working as an Executive Search Consultant at several established Life Sciences & Pharmaceutical Executive Search organisations, where he was responsible for initiating and developing relationships with clients across the pharmaceutical, CRO and medical technology industries.

With a focus on the MedTech and biopharma sectors, Sam has a strong track record in partnering with pioneering start-up’s through to global multinational organisations, recruiting across the leadership spectrum and placing senior level executives across most functions.

Most recently, he has had a special interest in Clinical Development, Medical Affairs & Commercial roles, which has enabled him to really map out talent who are both actively and passively searching for their next opportunity.

Sam’s addition to the team marks an exciting new avenue for the Compass Executives team, where in addition to the success recorded within the health and social care industries, we are looking forward to providing the same first-class delivery into the Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical and MedTech industries, as an extension to our existing executive search offering.

Commenting on the latest hire to the Compass Executives team, Director, Sam Leighton-Smith said: “I am delighted to welcome Sam to our award winning offering here at Compass Executives. As a Holding Group we have established a platform to really penetrate all Life Sciences and associated sector spaces. Sam will bring a wealth of experience to our senior offering which will complement our growing footprint within the European mid cap markets”.

To contact Sam Faulkner, please email samf@compassexecs.co.uk or call +44208 0363 530