Start-up company in the proteomics industry who were looking for someone to help push the pioneer product out to market. Candidate was someone who has extensive experience in the European and US markets.
Brand new opportunity to establish the Asia Pacific market for a up and coming omics company. Our client was interested in seeing ‘self starter’ business people who could manage multiple facets of a business.
Responsible for the top large Pharmaceutical partnerships. The role required someone with extensive corporate sales experience.
I fell into the job – I knew I wanted to do recruitment after I finished university and ended up cold calling through all of the companies in Leeds every morning. I got rejected pretty much all the time. Then a small start-up took a chance on me and I am still incredibly grateful to Langton Howarth for taking a risk on me. It was a great place to learn the ‘old school’ way.
The impact it has on the end user – seeing how much a specific technology has evolved is also pretty cool. When I first started in 2010 NGS was in it’s infancy still and now to see what companies are developing in the Genomics and Proteomics areas is outstanding.
Tough one, possibly for a start-up as my personality suits that culture better – Maybe OWKIN.
Choose your company wisely and only jump into the recruitment area if you like getting knocked back a lot.
We’ve done a few added services like salary benchmarking and talent mapping which has provided fact to help a client make an informed decision.
Open-mindedness and hard work.
We’re not better, we’re unique. We have something which other companies don’t have which is compassion and collaboration. We desire to succeed through honesty and partnership.
Trust and support.
AI used in drug discovery – if we collate all the spatial data and start using computers to predict outcomes we’ll save lives quicker.
My late grandma Shakira, James Murphy (LCD Soundsystem) and Bender Rodriguez (Futurama).
Croatia – it’s the perfect combination of beauty, cleanliness and strong values