A propos

The firm

HTI is a leading international executive and search firm that specialises in placing executives and experts in the Life Sciences.

We are a compact, agile, top-quality boutique consultancy with offices in Paris (HQ), Geneva, Munich, Nice and Cologne, as well as a strategic partnership with a renowned U.S.A. search firm.

We have profound knowledge and expertise in life sciences, medical associations, CRO, and professional services.

In addition to our wide network of Healthcare Corporation globally, we are particularly well introduced to the European Venture Capitalist and Private Equity in the healthcare sector. We have an excellent track record in placing C-suite executives, senior VPs, directors, managers, and other key support professionals.

Our company is still led by our founders, with a superb reputation developed over 25 years in the business, which ensures excellent customer service and a lasting collaboration.

The team

At Healthcare & Technology International, all of our consultants are senior-level experts.

They have management and operational experience in the healthcare and life-sciences industries, having themselves held senior positions with major healthcare companies.

They all have a keen entrepreneurial mindset to understand leading-edge companies, and a comprehensive understanding of the dynamics and evolution of the life-sciences market. Your designated senior consultant will remain in charge throughout the entire search process.

We are proud of the industry knowledge and dedication of our back office, all of whom are multilingual and multicultural professional Research Associates (English, French, German, Dutch, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Serbo-Croatian, Spanish, Sweden)

Our partners

  • Edith Howard
    General Manager & Partner

    Edith has over 25 years of experience in specialized executive search supporting leading healthcare clients and collaborating with venture firms to place C level talents for innovative start ups.
    Before founding HTI in 1998, Edith held senior positions in Finance and Human Resources within Medtronic where she was based in France, Belgium, and in Corporate HQ in Minneapolis.
    She also worked for three as HR Director for Biogen Europe.
    A French national with a degree in Finance and Law and speaking French and English, Edith is based in the Paris office.

  • Claire Van Dongen
    Senior Consultant & Partner

    One of the founding Partners at HTI, Claire has over 20 years  experience in Executive Search in the healthcare industry, with particular focus on, and passion for Medtech innovation. Building on her solid industry knowledge, experience and network, she successfully managed numerous senior search assignments across borders in Europe for a variety of large, mid-sized and start-up firms, and can help you with mid- and top management searches for all functional areas .
    Claire graduated from the University of Amsterdam and is fluent in English and French besides her native Dutch.

  • Muriel Henry
    Senior Consultant & Partner

    Before becoming a founder partner of HTI in 1998, Muriel worked for several years in different Human Resources Management roles, with a particular emphasis on expatriate, relocation and compensation/benefits issues. She is experienced in supporting where clients have a need for senior and middle management talent for their European business and Finance/HR positions. She also specializes in supporting start-up clients with Human Resources support.

Our consultants

At Healthcare & Technology International, all of our consultants are senior-level experts.

  • Medhi Fedaouche
    Senior Consultant

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  • Agata Lindenthal
    Senior Consultant

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  • Gérard Mahoudeau
    Senior Consultant

    Nationality : French
    Sector expertise : Cardiology, ophthalmology, diagnostic

  • Detlef Mangels
    Senior Consultant

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  • Anne Mascarelli
    Senior Consultant

    Nationality : French
    Sector expertise : Diagnostic, cardiology, ophthalmology
    Languages : English, French

  • Laure Nègre
    Senior Consultant

    Diplômée de la faculté de Pharmacie de Châtenay-Malabry Paris XI en 1981, ancien interne des Hôpitaux de Paris (1985), Laure NEGRE démarre sa carrière professionnelle au sein de la société KENDALL en tant que Chef de Produits puis Pharmacien Responsable.

    Depuis 1990, elle évolue dans le monde du Conseil en Ressources Humaines et intervient de façon spécifique pour les industries de la santé (laboratoires pharmaceutiques, sociétés de dispositifs et d’équipements médicaux, sociétés de diagnostics biologiques…) pour le recrutement ou l’évaluation de cadres pour les fonctions Marketing, Ventes, Réglementaires, Qualité, Médicales et Industrielles…

    Depuis 2017, elle travaille en tant que Consultante Senior au sein du cabinet HTI où sa parfaite connaissance de ce secteur d’activité lui permet de traiter des chasses pointues aussi bien pour des grands groupes internationaux que des PME.

  • Dajana Mladenovic
    Associate Consultant

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  • Arnaud Weill
    Principal Consultant

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Our Board Members

  • Alan Howard
    Chairman of the Board

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  • Gérard Fulconis
    Board Member

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Background

HTI has more than 25 years of talent-management experience, a precious resource for all companies, from major international corporations to small, cutting-edge start-ups.

HTI key dates

Formed initially as the Executive Search division of MTCE – a leading consulting group established to support clients with clinical and regulatory affairs, as well as reimbursement advice –, Healthcare & Technology International became independent in 1998 when MTC was acquired by Quintiles.

1993

Creation of the Executive Search department of MTCE

1996

MTC acquired by Quintiles

1998

Spin off MTC Search to form Healthcare & Technologie International

2014

Partnership with BioQuest (San Francisco)