Rose McGovern, Ph.D.

Associate Director

Based in London, England, Rose McGovern, Ph.D., is an Associate Director at Catalyst Advisors. She has been an instrumental contributor to establishing Catalyst Advisors in Europe and is a poised life sciences executive recruitment advisor.

Prior to joining Catalyst Advisors, Rose was a Senior Research Associate for a reputable European executive recruitment firm focused on life sciences. Previously, Rose worked in the third sector as an Operations Manager for non-profit organizations based in Greece and France.

Rose earned a BSc in Sports Health and Exercise Science from the University of Hull and a Ph.D. in Exercise Physiology from the University of Ulster.

Rose is an ultra-endurance cyclist who has completed one of the world’s toughest races, the Transcontinental Race, a self-supported, single state race across Europe. Most recently, she finished third female in the Trans Pyrenees Race.