July 2, 2010 – Sanford Rose Associates has named Robin Toft as president of its new San Diego office, a life sciences and healthcare-focused firm within the Sanford Rose Associates executive search network. Prior to establishing her own firm, Ms Toft was managing director of Sanford Rose Associates-San Francisco, which exclusively focuses on executive recruitment for life sciences clients. She has placed numerous executives within rapidly growing companies including key placements for biotech, diagnostic, medical device, healthcare, and pharmaceutical clients. “I am excited to be able to better serve the San Diego marketplace, since the West Coast represents the most significant concentration of Life Sciences candidates and companies nationwide,” said Ms. Toft. “At Sanford Rose Associates-San Diego, we simply seek to be the best retained executive search firm available, as measured by our clients' satisfaction and loyalty and superior performance.” Founded in 1959, Sanford Rose Associates is a full-service executive search firm with a network of offices in North America, Europe and Asia.