Connecting to LinkedIn...


Global Executive Search Specialist RSA welcomes new Managing Director for RSA Switzerland

Global Executive Search Specialist RSA welcomes new Managing Director for RSA Switzerland

RSA, the leading global life sciences executive search and interim management specialist, is pleased to announce that John Callagher has been appointed Managing Director of RSA Switzerland from 1st August 2011. John comes to this role having recently served as Global Managing Director of SpenglerFox – a globally networked Executive Search and Human Capital Solutions firm that he co-founded in 2003 with fellow directors of parent company, the Grafton Group.

John brings 19 years of executive search experience to RSA, having won, implemented and led a number of search projects across 23 countries for some of the world’s leading organisations.

Commenting on his new role, John said: “I am delighted to be taking up this position within what is clearly an already thriving business and I will relish in the opportunity to work with such a talented team. I look forward to building upon the team’s recent successes and developing new and innovative ways to expand the Swiss business further.”

Previously, John held board director posts at Alexander Mann and was Managing Partner at Antal International.

“We are truly delighted to be welcoming John into the business as Managing Director of RSA Switzerland,” says Nick Stephens, CEO of RSA. “He is a highly energetic and results-focussed leader with a proven track record of success, mobilising members of his team towards a common goal. His wealth of experience and clear integrity instils confidence in both customers and staff alike. We greatly look forward to him building upon our already strong position in Switzerland and developing the business in new and exciting ways.”

In other news, RSA is also pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Howard as a Senior Consultant in the firm’s Commercial Business Unit. A successful Business Development professional with over 15 years’ life sciences recruitment experience, Mark has a substantial track record of achievement in providing recruitment solutions to a range of organisations in the pharma, biotech and medical devices sectors in addition to the UK NHS and wider public sector. Mark has also been highly successful in developing motivated and productive sales teams.

“Mark has a pro-active and involved approach to talent management, creating a working environment where individuals are empowered to achieve. With an impressive background in employee engagement, we feel Mark will make for an excellent addition to the team and we greatly look forward to his involvement in developing the business,” commented Nick Stephens on Mark’s appointment.

“Now is a time for continued growth at RSA and we feel that with this injection of new talent to our ever expanding global network of consultants, we will increase the scope to explore new and interesting avenues of development,” he concludes.


Articles similar to

Articles similar to