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Founded in 2000, Slone Partners is the premier executive search firm that delivers top diverse and visionary leaders who build amazing life sciences and healthcare and organizations. With a nationwide presence in the most active industry hubs, we specialize in discovering and placing world-class C-Suite leadership, executive, and upper management talent with experience, conviction, and cultural competence in emerging and well-established companies. Our portfolio of executive search and advisory services includes diversity, equity, and inclusion strategy, education, and training. Slone Partners proudly holds the designation as a Certified LGBT Business Enterprise™ by the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) and has earned recognition as a Top Executive Search Firm and a Top 20 Diversity and Inclusion Services firm by Manage HR. To learn more about Slone Partners’ value proposition and processes, visit www.slonepartners.com or call 888.784.3422.

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Founded in 2000, Slone Partners is a premier executive search firm that specializes in recruitment for companies focused in biotechnology, pharma services, life science tools, diagnostics, genomics, clinical services, medical devices, data and analytics, and food sciences.

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  • Academic/Faculty
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  • Clinical Research
  • Diagnostics
  • Endpoint Security
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  • Identity & Access Management
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  • Medical
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  • Non-Profits
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  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Precision Medicine
  • Research Tools
  • Security
  • Wearables
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  • Board/Governance
  • Business Development
  • CEO/President
  • CFO
  • Chief Commercial Officer
  • Chief Information Officer
  • Chief Marketing Officer
  • Chief Medical Officer
  • Chief Science Officer
  • Chief Technology Officer
  • Data/Analytics
  • Development
  • Finance/Accounting
  • General Counsel
  • General Management
  • GM/Operations
  • Head of Department
  • Human Resources
  • Information/Digital
  • Legal/Compliance
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Medical/Clinical
  • Research & Develop.

News Briefings

Slone Partners Recruits Chief Medical Officer for Carisma Therapeutics

Chief medical officers are typically cited as the senior government official designated head of medical services, sometimes at the national level. The post is held by a physician who advises and leads a team of medical experts on matters of public health importance. According to recruiters, the role of the chief medical officer has evolved in recent years, and

Slone Partners Recruits CEO for Magnetic Insight

Life sciences-focused search firm Slone Partners has recruited Chris A. Raanes as the new CEO of Magnetic Insight, a global provider of magnetic particle imaging (MPI). “Chris Raanes is a highly accomplished and respected leader in the quickly evolving medical device field with the vision and management acumen necessary to engage all stakeholders in a growing, successful

Slone Partners Expands Private Equity, Healthcare, and Non-Profit Executive Search Markets

Life sciences-focused search firm Slone Partners has expanded its footprint in the private equity, healthcare, and non-profit executive search markets with the promotion of two senior leaders. Bridget Burke, who previously served as the firm’s chief business officer, has been named senior vice president & practice leader, healthcare, non-profits & social impact, and Kate Portand has been

Slone Partners Recruits Co-CEO for EarlyDiagnostics

Life sciences-focused search firm Slone Partners has placed Gregory C. Critchfield as co-CEO of EarlyDiagnostics (EarlyDx), a leading company in liquid biopsy methylome detection of early cancer. “Greg Critchfield is a highly accomplished and respected life sciences executive with the deep knowledge and experience needed to drive a growth-focused company forward,” said Leslie Loveless, managing partner and

Press Releases

Slone Partners Places Dr. Eugene P. Kennedy as Chief Medical Officer at Carisma Therapeutics

SOUTH RIDING, VA. – May 14, 2024 – Slone Partners, a nationwide executive search firm for life sciences and healthcare organizations, has announced the placement of Dr. Eugene P. Kennedy, M.D, F.A.C.S. as Chief Medical Officer at Carisma Therapeutics Inc. (“Carisma”), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing innovative immunotherapies. Dr. Kennedy brings more than 15 years of clinical

Slone Partners Places Chris Raanes as CEO at Magnetic Insight

Slone Partners, a nationwide executive search firm for life sciences, healthcare, and nonprofit and social impact organizations, has announced the placement of Chris A. Raanes as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Magnetic Insight, the global leader in magnetic particle imaging (MPI). Raanes has more than 20 years of experience in the medical device sector, having led

Slone Partners Places Dan Latore as CEO at Red Door Community

SOUTH RIDING, VA. – February 1, 2024 – Slone Partners, a nationwide executive search firm for life sciences, healthcare, and cybersecurity organizations, has announced the placement of Dan Latore as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Red Door Community, a New York City-based nonprofit organization dedicated to creating a welcoming community of FREE cancer support to

Slone Partners Enhances its Footprint in Private Equity, Healthcare, and Nonprofit Sector Executive Search

Senior Leaders Bridget Burke and Kate Portand Promoted to SVP & Practice Leaders SOUTH RIDING, VA. – January 18, 2024 – Slone Partners, a nationwide executive search firm for life sciences, healthcare, and cybersecurity organizations, is expanding its footprint in the private equity, healthcare, and nonprofit executive search markets with the promotion of two senior

Slone Partners Places Gregory C. Critchfield, M.D., M.S., as Co-CEO at Early Diagnostics

Proven business leader brings more than 30 years of operational and strategic experience SOUTH RIDING, VA. – January 16, 2024 – Slone Partners, a nationwide executive search firm for life sciences, healthcare, and cybersecurity organizations, has announced the placement of Gregory C. Critchfield as Co-Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at EarlyDiagnostics (EarlyDx), the leading company in