05 Oct 2012 Executive Vice President Placed with Strawn Arnold Ashpitz Groove
R&L Associates, Ltd. a search firm specializing in placing Search Professionals, is pleased to announce the placement of Jeff Dodson as Executive Vice President with Strawn Arnold Ashpitz Groover a premiere Life Sciences and Healthcare Executive Search firm.
Mr. Dodson has been a senior-level executive recruiter in the healthcare and life sciences industries for the past twelve years. Prior to joining Strawn Arnold Ashpitz Groover, Jeff held significant roles with other major search firms, including leader of the US Pharmaceutical practice for Heidrick & Struggles and leader of the US Life Sciences practice for Egon Zehnder International.
Based in Chicago, Jeff has completed a total of over 200 executive searches, board of directors searches and corporate governance consulting projects for an array of pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and healthcare services clients.
Prior to entering executive search in 2000, Jeff spent approximately twelve years in the consumer packaged goods and investment banking industries. He was Vice President, International Business Development and Managing Director, Middle East/Africa Region for Anheuser-Busch International and prior to that served energy and media clients as an investment banker.
The search was conducted by Rochelle Schumer, President/Founder of R&L Associates, Ltd.
“We are very excited about Jeff joining Strawn Arnold Ashpitz Groover and enhancing their expertise in the Life Sciences/Pharmaceutical industries” stated Ms. Schumer. “Jeff is a highly experienced executive, a true search professional with keen operating business experience and strong knowledge of the Life Sciences/Pharmaceutical industry. He is a welcome addition to the team.”