August 28, 2012 – DHR International has added John Spencer as executive vice president and life sciences practice leader of North America in the firm’s San Francisco office. Mr. Spencer will also serve as a member of the board and CEO, life sciences, healthcare, venture & private equity, and CFO practice groups. Prior to joining DHR International, he was a senior client partner at Korn/Ferry and a core member of the global life sciences practice in the firm’s Silicon Valley and San Francisco offices. He specializes in providing leadership consulting and talent management services to the recruitment of senior executives for assignments encompassing all functional areas at the board-level, c-suite or general management, and vice president/director-level in the development of leadership teams and boards. Founded in 1989, DHR International is headquartered in Chicago and has more than 50 offices worldwide.