Head of Group Legal

Head of Group Legal

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Life Sciences

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  • Contact:

    Angela Floydd

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Our client is a Swiss headquartered company and market leader in the field of medical diagnostics with a strong growth trajectory. The company is a Head of Group Legal to support the expansion of the company’s legal and compliance functions. The successful candidate will be tasked with supporting corporate functions, working closely with the General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer.

To be successful in this appointment, you will bring at least 12 years of legal experience ideally from the medical device or wider life sciences sector and be fluent in French. Prior law firm experience would be beneficial, with a background in corporate and M&A matters, contracting, procurement and some oversight of IP would be useful to have. You will ideally have proven experience as a team leader, a passion for optimising organisation and structure, and strong business acumen. 

For more information please contact angela.floydd@laurencesimons.com or cameron.pearce@laurencesimons.com quoting vacancy reference A031421.