Irene Montgomery


Board level global search across all functions including CEO, COO, commercial, Research and Development, finance, legal, Business Development, Corporate Development and Non-Executive appointments.

Over 20 years working in Life Sciences and with Coulter Partners since 2005. Earlier career stages included blue chip consultancy and pharmaceutical research.

Extensive experience recruiting senior professionals for biotech, med tech, pharmaceuticals, including specialty pharma, for a variety of early-stage and established businesses across European and US markets.

Previous experience as a Senior Analyst with the Global Pharmaceutical and Medical Products Practice of McKinsey & Co, working on assignments across North America, Europe and Asia.

Before this, Irene worked with IMS Health in their Consulting Division, and as an Analytical Chemist with SmithKline Beecham, Medeva and ICI Pharmaceuticals.

Irene holds a BSc Chemistry, MSc Analytical Chemistry, MSc Pharmaceutical Information Management and an MBA.

  • Executive Search
  • CEO/President
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing & Sales