The expertise and leadership needed to move your life sciences company through its growth continuum is a dynamic asset. Locating and hiring the right people is crucial whether you are new to the marketplace or growing an established business.

At Ashton Tweed, our partners have more than 75 years of life sciences and human capital experience. We excel in finding the right candidates for your workforce at all points in your growth and across all your specialized staffing needs. In addition to retained executive search, we place highly experienced life sciences industry candidates as interim executives providing just-in-time solutions to your urgent business issues.


Learn more about how we can supply professionals to support you in:

  • Senior management
  • Fund raising
  • Product development
  • Regulatory analysis
  • Research and development
  • Statistical analysis
  • Clinical trials
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing and sales
  • Financial and IT infrastructure
  • And more as your needs dictate


The Ashton Tweed Leadership team has thorough knowledge of the commercialization process and has developed a model for the components of the process called the Life Sciences Growth Continuum.

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