Calibre One Adds New Partner to Lead Life Sciences Practice

Noah Parekh Joins as Partner to Leverage His Extensive Expertise in Biotechnology, Diagnostics and Pharmaceuticals sector.


Calibre One, the leading transatlantic boutique executive search firm specializing in building diverse leadership teams for technology innovators and companies undergoing digital transformation, today announces it has hired Noah Parekh as a partner in its new Boston office.

“We are thrilled to welcome Noah to the team” says Dan Grosh Managing Partner in the US. “We have been conducting several key searches for clients in life sciences undergoing significant digital transformation. As a true entrepreneur, Noah has a vision for how to build & lead this core practice for Calibre One and fits in seamlessly with our team.”

“With the addition of Noah, we have substantially strengthened our industry expertise and access to senior executives in biotech to bring clients and investors the global talent they need to thrive,” says Diane McIntyre, Managing Partner of Calibre One in the US. “The Life Sciences sector, where machine learning, IoT, AI, robotics, digital therapeutics, and other technologies, hold the most potential to transform the industry.”

Noah joins as life science business practice lead on C-suite, board and senior level global executive search assignments across the scientific and commercial spectrum within the Biotech and Pharmaceutical sectors. He draws on over 18 years’ experience in life science search, recently as Partner with Chase Search Group, the retained search firm he founded in 2006 in Cambridge, MA. With a total of 22 years in executive search, Noah brings extensive expertise within leadership functions of research, clinical development, operations and commercial. As a specialist he has extensive venture capital and private equity expertise in new company creation to midsize organizations. Special Interests: rare disease, gene therapy, immuno-oncology, neuroscience, precision medicine, digital medicine, diagnostics and emerging markets within AI and machine learning. He is educated from the University of Massachusetts, where he studied for a BSc in Business Management and Administration.

The search was conducted by Rochelle Schumer, President of R&L Associates, Ltd., a search firm specializing in placing search professionals within the Search Industry.


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