About Us

Coulter Partners provides leadership consultancy to Life Sciences, Health and Technology innovation businesses globally. We build teams that change the world and create a better future. Over 20 years we have delivered on 1000s of assignments across the USA, Canada, UK/Europe, and APAC, advising companies and investors on how to shape and hire their boards and leadership teams. We strongly impact value and growth. Our 120 experts operate uniquely as one global team. With our track record, AI, bespoke systems and wealth of data, we fuel the ability of investors, boards and executive teams to deliver value from innovation.


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The Coulter Partners team is made up of 120 experts, working in 40 countries, holding 250,000 conversations with industry leaders each year. Together we channel data and learning to the benefit of our clients. We are a diverse group of experts with backgrounds ranging from science and technology, to the arts, finance, and more. Our reward system is designed to drive one-team behaviors and we work together seamlessly to combine industry experience and global insight with our passion for progress. Our team understands and is up to date with the challenges you face and the opportunities your business can maximize. This means we can find and develop exceptional individuals to drive you forward.

Our Team

Solutions And Expertise

Our network is carefully curated and gives us access to leaders who can guide science, technology and innovation-driven companies through all stages of growth and evolution. Our executive search is an end-to-end process, underpinned by rigorous data and analytics from our dedicated Business Intelligence function and CP:Net™, our proprietary AI-driven candidate and company database.  Our Board Advisory brings over two decades’ experience in building, advising and evolving boards for private and public companies. We understand what value a board can bring and how to evaluate its suitability for the stage of the business and the 3–5-year plan. We also provide leadership advisory at every step of the way. We have a network of mentors and advisors that bring the next level of insight to your organization, to build teams that change the world.

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  • Board Services
  • Culture Shaping
  • Data Analy./Mrkt. Intell.
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Executive Coaching
  • Executive Search
  • Leadership Consulting
  • Leadership Develop.
  • Mgmt. Consulting
  • Onboarding
  • Recruitment Research
  • Succession Planning
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  • CEO/President
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News Briefings

Coulter Partners Places Board Members for Our Future Health Trading

Life sciences recruiting specialist Coulter Partners has placed three board directors—Cristina Ortega Duran, Andy Richards, and Simon Sturge—for Our Future Health Trading Ltd., the trading subsidy of Our Future Health, a U.K.-based collaborative health research program. “It has been our privilege to work with Coulter Partners over the last six months with our recruitment of three non-executive

Coulter Partners Appoints Executive Director

Life sciences recruiting specialist Coulter Partners has expanded with the addition of Hannah Musisi as executive director based in London. She will support the firm’s work in the digital health sector, working closely with Ian Coyne, executive director. “As part of our broad offering across science, technology and innovation, we have been working more and

Coulter Partners Forms Alliance with Differing Minds

Life sciences recruiting specialist Coulter Partners and Differing Minds, a neurodiversity training and consulting specialist, have formed a partnership agreement. “We are extremely interested to learn about neuroinclusive recruitment and how we can attract neurodivergent people, not only in recruitment of our own talent but with clients, too,” said Bianca Coulter, CEO of Coulter Partners. “This exciting partnership

Coulter Partners Recruits Chief Medical Officer for CARsgen Therapeutics

Life sciences recruiting specialist Coulter Partners has assisted in the recruitment of Raffaele Baffa as chief medical officer of CARsgen Therapeutics Holdings Limited, a company focused on innovative CAR T cell therapies for the treatment of hematologic malignancies and solid tumors. “Dr. Baffa is a medical professional and industry veteran with extensive experience in clinical development and translational

Press Releases

Coulter Partners places Vice President of Intellectual Property at Amphista Therapeutics

Coulter Partners recently partnered with Amphista Therapeutics to further strengthen their team in Cambridge with the appointment of Dr Victoria Lovatt as Vice President of Intellectual Property. Amphista Therapeutics is a leader in next generation targeted protein degradation (TPD) approaches and is focused on transforming the lives of patients with severe diseases including cancer. The

Coulter Partners Places Two Industry-Leading Infectious Disease Experts as Board Directors at RQ Bio

Coulter Partners recently partnered with RQ Bio to strengthen the board with the placements of Dr. W. Ripley Ballou, previously Vice President and Head at GSK Global Vaccines and Dr. Jacques Cholat, previously President of Merck Vaccines. The appointments confirm RQ Bio’s ambition to become the world-leading company in passive immunization for infectious diseases. The

Coulter Partners Places Three Board Directors at Our Future Health Trading Ltd

Coulter Partners recently partnered with Our Future Health Trading Ltd, in placing Cristina Ortega Duran, Andy Richards and Simon Sturge as Board Directors. Our Future Health is an ambitious collaboration between the public, charity and private sectors to build the UK’s largest health research program – bringing people together to develop new ways to prevent,

Coulter Partners expands its global team with thirteen further appointments in the UK, France, Italy, and the US

London, 15th November 2022 – Coulter Partners, the global experts in Executive Search and Leadership Development in Life Sciences, Health and Tech, announces thirteen key appointments. These new colleagues further strengthen the global team, alongside recently appointed Justine McIlroy, Client Partner, based in London. Victoria Claro, Associate Director Anne-Charlotte Boudet-Morel, Senior Consultant Brett Phillips, Senior Consultant

Coulter Partners and Differing Minds Announce Partnership Agreement

London, 6th October 2022 – Coulter Partners, the global experts in Executive Search and Leadership Development in Life Sciences, Health and Tech, and Differing Minds, Neurodiversity training and consulting specialist, are delighted to announce a partnership agreement. Coulter Partners will collaborate with Differing Minds to learn how to better support neurodivergent people and embrace Neurodiversity