Supriya serves as Managing Partner in the firm’s Singapore and Mumbai offices. She leads the Life Sciences Practice Group across Asia Pacific and the Middle East and is part of the Industrial Practice focusing on ASEAN and India.
Supriya has vast experience recruiting senior leadership for early stage and established companies in the life sciences, healthcare, engineering, clean technology and infrastructure spaces. With her consultative approach, she is well-networked into organizations globally and highly regarded for her cross-geographic work on key technical searches across R&D, regulatory, commercial, manufacturing, strategy development and supply chain management. She has helped place executives in functional leadership and general management positions for C-level and senior management roles in public, private, MNC and private equity-backed firms.
Prior to joining DHR, Supriya served for over a decade with one of India’s largest recruitment and selection firms where she managed client relationships and execution across a breadth of industries including engineering, chemicals, consumer and textile. She also had the opportunity as the National Practice Head to build the Pharmaceutical, Healthcare and Life Sciences Practice from the ground up, partnering with numerous MNCs and Indian companies looking to go international.
Supriya is an engineering graduate and worked with Siemens in the R&D department before embarking on her career in talent management consulting and executive search.