Healthcare and Biotech

Healthcare & Biotech

Your Healthcare & Biotech Executive Search Firm Partner

We recruit executive leaders to help make lives healthier. From healthcare providers to insurance and from cutting-edge biomedical research to medical equipment – our track record in healthcare can help you fill that key hire quickly.

Our methodology enables us to quickly recruit the executive talent you are looking for to give you peace of mind about your team leadership.

  • Juno Therapeutics
    Juno Therapeutics

    VP of People

    Dir of Recruiting Operations

  • Premera

    CIO / CISO
    Chief Financial Officer
    Medical Director (2)
    SVP of Provider Strategy
    SVP Provider Relations
    VP Medical Management
    VP Infrastructure
    VP of HR
    VP Customer Experience
    Dir of Talent Acquisition
    Dir of Clinical Programs
    Dir of Strategic Development
    Dir of Business Intelligence
    Strategic Programs Dir – Integrated Health

  • First Choice Health
    First Choice Health

    Chief Executive Officer

    Medical Director

    Chief Revenue Officer

    VP Medical Management

    VP Health Partnerships

    VP Sales

  • ZoomCare

    Chief Technology Officer

    Dir of Health Plan Operations

    Inside Sales Mgr

    (Endeavour Capital)

  • Amgen

    Medical Director (2)

  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental

    President & CEO (WA subsidiary)

    President (VA subsidiary)

    Chief Information Officer

    Chief Financial Officer

    Dir of Strategy

  • Fora Health
    Fora Health

    Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

    Recruiting Consulting

  • AllMed Healthcare
    AllMed Healthcare

    Medical Director

    VP Sales

  • PhysioControl (Medtronic)
    PhysioControl (Medtronic)

    VP Global Operations
    VP Customer Care Services
    Sr. Dir of IT

    (Bain Capital)

  • Cyrus Biotechnology
    Cyrus Biotechnology

    VP of Engineering

  • Verdant Health
    Verdant Health


    Program Director

  • Kite (Gilead)
    Kite (Gilead)

    Chief Information Officer (CIO)

    Alliance Mgr (Clinical Trials)

  • Aegis Living
    Aegis Living

    VP Sales

  • MCG Health
    MCG Health

    Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

  • Institute for Health Metrics & Evaluation
    Institute for Health Metrics & Evaluation

    Researcher (Tobacco)

  • The Institute for Functional Medicine
    The Institute for Functional Medicine

    Chief Executive Officer

  • ProMedica

    President of Paramount Dental Services

  • Therapeutics Associates
    Therapeutics Associates

    Chief Operations Officer (COO)

    Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

  • Inventprise


    Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

    Chief Medical Officer

    Head of Human Resources

    Head of Manufacturing Operations

    Dir of Regulatory Affairs

  • Atom BioScience
    Atom BioScience

    VP of Development

  • Microbiomx

    Head of Product (Medical Device)

  • Sono Bello
    Sono Bello

    VP Center Development

    VP Finance

    (Alaris Equity Partners)
    (Garrison Capital)

  • Seattle Children’s Research Institute
    Seattle Children’s Research Institute

    Chief Marketing Officer
    Sr. Dir of Community

  • Jefferson Healthcare
    Jefferson Healthcare

    Chief Human Resources Officer

    Director of Facilities

  • Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

    VP of Talent Acquisition


  • Medstreaming

    Dir of Marketing & Sales Mgr

  • Pacific Northwest Research Institute
    Pacific Northwest Research Institute

    Chief Development Officer


  • North Sound Behavioral Health
    North Sound Behavioral Health

    Executive Director

  • Center for Infectious Disease Research
    Center for Infectious Disease Research

    VP Institutional Advancement

    Director of Finance

  • Sunshine Retirement Living
    Sunshine Retirement Living


    Tax Manager

  • CBH (Management Consulting Group)
    CBH (Management Consulting Group)

    Healthcare Practice Director

  • Sightlife

    Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

  • Medford Radiology Group
    Medford Radiology Group

    Practice Administrator

  • Seattle Genetics
    Seattle Genetics

    VP of Business Development

  • Raven Biotech
    Raven Biotech


    VP Business Development

  • Orcas Island Health
    Orcas Island Health

    Executive Director

  • Clinicient

    Chief Technology Officer

    VP of Sales

    Chief Financial Officer

  • Stafford Health
    Stafford Health

    CFO & Dir Development

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    Blood Cell Storage

    VP of Sales

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    Chief Executive Officer

  • Benaroya Research Institute
    Benaroya Research Institute

    Executive Director/COO

Clients partner with Herd Freed Hartz for a few key reasons:

Proven Track Record – Since 2001, our firm has successfully worked with 400+ Northwest clients on nationwide, executive-level searches. Forbes also recognized us as the “Top Executive Search Firm in the Northwest” for 3 years in a row.

Results That Matter – We deliver the candidate quality and speed you are looking for. Our “Time to Candidate” average over the last 3 years is 37 days. 95% of candidates we place are still in the role 18 months later. We deliver a high ROI and peace of mind by ensuring you are surrounded by an “A-player” executive leadership team, giving you a competitive advantage.

Recruiting Partnership – Clients enjoy our trusted, long-term partnership that goes beyond just filling the role. We provide customized strategic recruiting insights, methodologies, and best practices, which can be used across all your hiring needs. We believe in the “art of recruiting” by crafting your story in a compelling way, helping you stand out from the pack and attract top-talent you would not find on your own. Our goal is to make working with our team a professional and fun experience.