Plant Manager for Highly Regulated Pharmaceutical Manufacturer
A Swiss-headquartered manufacturer of opiate-based drugs required support with identifying and selecting the future plant manager for their well-established, but fast-growing manufacturing facility in New England. The spec called for an individual with previous exposure to European business culture and significant experience in highly regulated pharmaceutical manufacturing in DEA-controlled environments TH Bender identified and approached a total of 85 suitable candidates across North America and presented a slate of 5 finalists, all of whom locally-based or willing to relocate. The search was closed in under 90 days and resulted in the placement of an experienced leader with a strong track record of running highly regulated manufacturing facilities and working closely with the DEA and other federal agencies. As a result of our placement, the company was able to further expand their U.S. operations on time and on budget.