MediLink Consulting appoints director of new executuive search division
After leaving Leeds Metropolitan University with a degree in economics and IT, Malik, began his career in recruitment with Michael Page, after a spell as a key account manager with Harvey Nichols.
He moved into medical recruitment with IHS Integrated Healthcare, before joining Consult Search & Selection where he became executive search director, EMEA and international markets.
MediLink managing director Shubber Raja has now appointed Malik to launch the company’s Executive Search division, which will initially recruit for senior positions in the NHS, independent hospitals, and allied healthcare sectors. The division will also focus on senior leadership roles within the life sciences sector (medical devices, diagnostic and pharmaceutical) UK and internationally.
Married with a son and daughter, Malik lists his interests as relaxing with the family, socialising and Arsenal FC.
Shubber Raja commented, “I was once mentored by Amir, and I know what an excellent recruiter he is with a detailed knowledge of our sector. I am delighted he has joined us to launch our new Executive Search division.”
Malik's appointment marks the continuing development and rapid growth of MediLink Consulting. In 2015, the company is on track to achieve sales of £8.2 million, supplying hundreds of client hospitals.
MediLink’s growth and achievements have been recognised with a series of awards during 2014, including the London Federation of Small Business awards (Enterprising Business of the Year and, for managing director Shubber Raja, Young Business Person of the Year), and was shortlisted in the New Business of the Year category in the prestigious National Business Awards, as well as additional nominations at the REC/IRP awards.