Morten Nielsen Joins CTPartners as a Partner in Cleveland

Experienced Recruiter Enhances Life Sciences & Healthcare Practice

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CTPartners (AMEX: CTP), a leading global retained executive search firm, announced today that Morten Nielsen has joined the Firm as a Partner in the Life Sciences & Healthcare Practice based in Cleveland. His practice will include a specialization in assignments for chief medical officers and senior medical and clinical positions.

A global executive with over 20 years of experience, Morten’s career has provided deep insight into a broad array of therapeutic and diagnostic areas, including cardiovascular, neurology, immunology, CNS, endoscopy, urology, and oncology.

Morten joins CTPartners from Korn/Ferry International where he served as Senior Client Partner in their Life Sciences/Healthcare Practice. He has recruited board directors, CEOs, senior general management and executives leading key operations and functions, primarily serving clients in the medical devices and pharmaceuticals industries.

Prior to his career in search, Morten held several domestic and international senior executive roles in the pharmaceutical and medical devices industries. His 20+ year career included time spent at Wyeth, Baxter, Aventis and Pfizer. He also served as European Vice President of Boston Scientific, a role based in Paris; and later joined STERIS Corporation as Group President and Corporate Vice President.

Buster Houchins, Vice Chairman, Life Sciences & Healthcare, CTPartners said, “We are pleased to have Morten join our team. His global experience and vast industry knowledge complements our global practice.”

About CTPartners

CTPartners is a leading performance-driven executive search firm serving clients across the globe. Committed to a philosophy of partnering with its clients, CTPartners offers a proven record in C-Suite, senior executive, and board searches, as well as expertise serving private equity and venture capital firms.

With origins dating back to 1980, CTPartners serves clients with a global organization of more than 300 professionals and employees, offering expertise in board advisory services and executive recruiting services in the consumer, financial services, life sciences, industrial, professional services, retail, and technology, media and telecom industries. Headquartered in New York, CTPartners has 22 offices in 14 countries.


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