Prestige Scientific completes Vice President, Medical Affairs Search Project

Prestige Scientific completes Vice President, Medical Affairs Search Project

Milford MA. – September 2018- Prestige Scientific, an executive search firm, today announced the successful completion of a high profile Vice President, Medical Affairs search project for an organization advancing the development of investigational tissue-based biologic therapies for multiple ultra-rare diseases. The company’s lead compound has been granted orphan drug designation, Breakthrough Therapy designation, Regenerative Medicine Advanced Therapy designation, and pediatric rare disease designation.

This is a very important hire for our client. Michael Barros, Managing Partner of Prestige Scientific added, “Finding the right candidate had its challenges. Many searches at this level do but our result is a proven executive that can think strategically regarding how to best position the organizations communications to allow Physicians to correctly diagnosis the targeted disease and get an available therapy to these patients.”

The company’s CEO stated, “We are very excited! Appreciate the hard work and effort from you and your team to help make this happen.”

Client: Biopharmaceutical Company focused on developing innovative treatments for patients with rare diseases. Our client has has initiated a rolling BLA submission with the FDA for its lead compound. They are simultaneously preparing to initiate a clinical trial of an investigational enzyme replacement therapy for the treatment an additional rare disease.

About Prestige Scientific: Prestige Scientific provides our clients with a performance-based hiring system that identifies leaders with past success meeting similar corporate objectives as their own while overcoming challenges and adhering to critical timelines. This systematic approach has proven to decrease our client’s time-to-fill while increasing hiring accuracy. On average our executive searches are completed in 59 days, with the eventual hire presented to the client by the 9th day of the search, with a success rate of 99.7%. Prestige Scientific team members specialize by Practice Area and are deeply anchored in each discipline.