Toft Group Executive Search

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Changing the Future of Medicine – One Relationship at a Time

Toft Group Executive Search is a retained executive search firm that is 100% dedicated to Life Sciences, including biotech, pharmaceutical, medical device, digital health and diagnostic companies.

Our mission is “Changing the Future of Medicine, One Relationship at a Time” by placing talented executives into companies that are developing novel approaches to improve healthcare.

We’re passionate about developing executive teams because we believe innovation and healthcare advancements are only made possible through effective leadership. We take pride in the fact that our work helps our clients accelerate getting novel products to market.

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HUNT SCANLON NEWSWIRE BRIEFINGS

Toft Group Expands Leadership Team

Executive search firm Toft Group Executive Search has added Lucy Lu to its leadership team as senior vice president. She will support Toft Group’s entrepreneurial client base in northern California. Ms. Lu previously served as chief commercial officer for iNDx Lifecare Inc., a point-of-care diagnostic startup, and SVP of corporate and business development at Crescendo Bioscience. She previously

Toft Group Recruits Chief Commercial Officer for Rosetta Genomics

Executive search firm Toft Group has placed Mark R. Willig as chief commercial officer of Rosetta Genomics Ltd. In this newly created position, Mr. Willig will be responsible for sales, marketing and market access for Rosetta Genomics’ entire portfolio of high-value diagnostic assays. Throughout his career Mr. Willig has developed and executed global commercial and business

What Makes A Good CEO?

The average U.S. CEO approval rating stands at 67 percent, according to a new statistical analysis of CEO approval ratings by Glassdoor, which measured CEO quality according to employees. The Glassdoor Economic Research reveals a number of factors that ultimately drive employee perception of CEOs, some of them quite surprising. The study, ‘What Makes a Great CEO?‘ looks

Toft Group Recruits CEO for Curetis

Executive search firm Toft Group has placed Christopher M. Bernard as president and chief executive officer of Curetis USA. Mr. Bernard joins Curetis with more than 22 years of diagnostics, biopharmaceutical and translational research industry experience, including roles in executive management, strategic development, product commercialization, marketing and sales. He previously served as chief commercial officer of Epic Sciences,

Toft Group Opens In San Francisco

Toft Group, an executive search firm focusing exclusively on the life sciences and healthcare sectors, has opened a new office in the San Francisco Bay Area to support continued growth and customer demand. The new office is strategically situated in South San Francisco, among neighboring biotech, pharmaceutical, medical device, and digital health companies. According to

PRESS RELEASES

Toft Group Completes Executive Search for Agendia in Irvine, CA

SAN DIEGO, CA, January 16, 2017 — Executive search firm Toft Group has placed Mr. Christopher Barbazette as North American Commercial Leader at Agendia in Irvine, CA. Most recently, Mr. Barbazette served as Senior Vice President of Global Commercial Operations at Affymetrix in Santa Clara, CA. He earned a Bachelor degree in International Business – Finance from University

Toft Group Completes Executive Search for Ionetix Corporation

SAN DIEGO, CA, January 3, 2017 — Executive search firm Toft Group has placed Dr. José Zayas as Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance at Ionetix Corporation in San Francisco, CA. Dr. Zayas most recently served as Director of Quality Assurance at Trelyst in Carpinteria, CA. About Ionetix Corporation Ionetix Corporation is engaged in the development,

Toft Group Completes Executive Search for Bioniz Therapeutics, Inc.

SAN DIEGO, CA, December 19, 2016 — Executive search firm Toft Group has placed Dr. Paul Frohna as Vice President of Clinical Development at Bioniz Therapeutics, Inc. in Irvine, CA. Dr. Frohna, is a physician-scientist with over 15 years of experience in the biotech industry with expertise in translational medicine, clinical trial design, and clinical and regulatory strategy.

Toft Group Completes Executive Search for Greenwich Biosciences Inc.

SAN DIEGO, CA, December 12, 2016 — Executive search firm Toft Group has placed Ms. Lisa De Boer as Vice President of Medical Affairs at Greenwich Biosciences in Carlsbad, CA. Ms.  De Boer is a leader in global medical affairs and commercial development, offering more than 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. Ms. De

Toft Group Completes Executive Search for HealthTell

SAN DIEGO, CA, December 5, 2016 — Executive search firm Toft Group has placed Mr. Gary Riordan as Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and Quality at HealthTell, Inc. in San Ramon, CA. Most recently, Mr. Riordan served as Vice President of Quality and Regulatory Affairs with NanoString Technologies in Seattle, WA. About HealthTell, Inc. HealthTell is committed