Arnaldo De Lisio


Arnaldo De Lisio is based in the firm’s London office. Prior to joining Catalyst Advisors, Arnaldo was a managing partner of a global life sciences recruiting firm headquartered in the United Kingdom, where he conducted board, CEO and other C-level recruitment engagements for clients in Europe and North America.

As a managing partner, he was part of the executive team that developed the firm’s strategy and led its growth. Arnaldo has deep experience working with clients in highly innovative areas of medicine, including immuno-oncology, oncology and rare diseases.

Earlier, Arnaldo was a start-up entrepreneur in Italy and a management consultant at Simon-Kucher & Partners in Germany, where he advised biopharma and pharmaceutical companies on pricing and reimbursement strategies.

He holds a Global Executive M.B.A. from the Hult International Business School and Bachelor and Master degrees in Business Administration from the University of Molise in Italy. Arnaldo is fluent in English, Italian and German.

  • Board Services
  • Executive Search
  • Succession Planning