Dominic Neal joined Walter James, a ZRG Company in 2019 and brings more than seven years’ executive search experience. Today, Dominic sits as a Principal in the Global Life Sciences Practice, specializing in Board, C-Suite, and Executive Leadership appointments across Biotech, Pharmaceutical and MedTech sectors. He is based out of the London office.
Having spent his search career operating solely in the Life Sciences arena, Dominic has built a strong, reputable network of senior executives within the field and has a particular focus of working with start-up and high growth, venture capital / private equity backed organizations. Having worked on global, cross-border assignments spanning Asia, Europe, North America and Australia, Dominic is passionate about identifying and promoting diverse and inclusive talent. Working with such clients, they trust Dominic to appoint executives who complete the “jigsaw puzzle”, not only from a technical standpoint, but also bringing the necessary cultural perspectives in order to bring positive disruption to an organization. Dominic knows that working with such companies, the need for agility and creativity as a leader is critical.
Spending his early and young adult life playing sport, Dominic possesses an inherent drive and hunger for achieving high performance. Dominic translates this into his career and believes that ultimately, in order to commercialize medicines and bring true positive impact to patients’ lives, companies need to strive for success in every facet of business, which starts with and can only be achieved through building high performing leadership teams.