Linda Sierra serves as Managing Director within the Life Sciences practice, with a strong focus on the San Francisco and San Diego markets. In her role, she attracts and secures game changing leadership talent for her client’s executive teams in the Biotech, Diagnostics, Medical Device, and Pharmaceuticals industries.
Linda has nine years of experience in executive search, including her last role as VP of Customer Experience, where she completed a total of 18 searches with 11 new clients in one year. Prior to working in executive search, Linda spent 18 years in the biotechnology industry in human resources and recruiting, splitting her time between San Francisco and San Diego. She has a well-rounded background of knowledge with hands-on experience in all stages of companies from start-up, IPO, pre-clinical, product launch, commercial, mergers and acquisitions, rapid growth, and reductions in force.
Linda has been an avid walker in the Susan G. Komen 3-Day Breast Cancer Walk for eight years and will be traveling to Seattle, Washington this year for her eighth walk. She is also a LinkedIn Seminar Speaker, a board member of Mana de San Diego, a member of Women Give San Diego, and on the host committee for the Discovery Night at the San Diego Symphony.