October 6, 2021 – Life sciences search specialist Coulter Partners has expanded with the addition of Christelle Kerouedan as marketing director. “We are delighted to welcome Christelle to the team and are looking forward to working with her on the next phase of development of Coulter Partners,” said CEO Bianca Coulter. Her extensive experience as a life sciences communications specialist will further support the mission we are engaged in with our pioneering clients – helping them realize their worthwhile objectives. Christelle’s expertise will also help us with our continuing global growth and the evolution of our leadership, board and executive search services.”
Dr. Kerouedan’s career has been dedicated to the life sciences and technology sectors with experience gained in academia, start-ups, and communications agencies over the last 24 years. She combines marketing and communications expertise with entrepreneurial management experience, leadership and coaching skills, as well as a deeply rooted science understanding.
Dr. Kerouedan was previously a partner in the healthcare and life sciences team at Instinctif Partners, a global business communications agency. She is a qualified coach and a mental health first aider with her own coaching and mentoring private practice. She holds an ICF-accredited diploma in transformational coaching, an master’s degree in immunology, genetics and molecular biology from Toulouse Paul Sabatier 2 University, a master of research from Pasteur Institute/Paris Diderot University, and a doctorate in immunology from Imperial College London. She is fluent in French and English.
“I am really pleased to have joined the firm at this exciting point in its development,” said Dr. Kerouedan. “I look forward to leveraging my overall experience to promote the Coulter Partners brand globally and to support the creation of successful leadership teams in exciting sectors that never cease to innovate and push boundaries.”
Life Sciences Focused Recruiters
Coulter Partners is a board- and senior-level global executive search specialist focused exclusively on life sciences. The firm works closely with those at the cutting edge of innovation in the industry to understand their challenges. With an extensive global network and expertise gained over 25 years in the sector, Coulter Partners have become trusted advisers on leadership in the pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical technology, diagnostics, health tech, CRO and services sectors. The firm also works closely with the global investor community, hiring for their own teams as well as building the boards and executive leadership teams of their portfolio companies. Its team of 95 completes over 260 assignments a year working from 14 offices across the U.K., EMEA, the U.S. and APAC.
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Ms. Coulter founded Coulter Partners in 2003 and has 25 years’ experience of board and C-level global search, building the leadership teams of early stage, mid-cap and global multinationals in over 20 countries. Through appointing leadership, Ms. Coulter channels her judgement and expertise to impact patient benefit and assist those at the cutting edge of life science to achieve their goals.
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