Meet The Team

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Dedication. Expertise. Adaptability. We provide you with exceptional talent by ensuring that ProClinical Executive hires the very best professionals to join our offering. We are an international search consulting business born out of an award-winning staffing group.

Key Personnel

Richard Thomas

Richard Thomas

Chief Operating Officer

Richard is a Co-Founder of the ProClinical Group and has worked in Life Sciences executive search since 2005. He has extensive experience of delivering high profile candidates into high growth Biotech, Biopharmaceutical, Large Pharma and Medical Technology companies.

David Bowers

David Bowers

Managing Partner

David helps biotech and wider life science companies identify, understand and secure executive level talent. With 10 years of Board and senior level global search experience. David has experience in living and working in three continents and has built successful executive search companies and offerings in the UK, USA, Canada and West Africa.

Martin Grindrod

Martin Grindrod

Partner, APAC

Martin established the Singapore office in 2013 and is the current Managing Director, having built the business over the past five years. He has over ten years' experience within the life sciences sector, having successfully completed a number of searches across multiple disciplines in Europe and Asia. He remains a hands-on recruiter, lending his expertise to senior level appointments across a breadth of functions. 

Sam Barry

Sam Barry

Associate Partner

Sam has been with the ProClinical group since 2014 supporting growth plans within the Biotech and wider life sciences field. Sam has extensive experience of delivering global hiring projects into growth Biotech companies, as well as supporting Pharmaceutical and Medical Device organisations. 

Margot Nickels

Margot Nickels

Research Co-ordinator

Margot has 3 years' experience coordinating executive search projects, with a particular focus on Life Sciences. Margot has overseen the completion of an array of large scale recruitment projects globally, ensuring that the delivery of searches is managed smoothly and efficiently for all parties.

Tom Tan

Tom Tan

Partner

Tom has worked within the recruitment industry since 2005 with regional exposure to APAC assignments, based out of Singapore. He has over 7 years' experience in life sciences, in particular the pharmaceutical R&D sector. Communicating and interfacing with specialist candidates and clients day-to-day enables him to connect with senior stakeholders and maintain updated market knowledge.  

Cherry Medrano

Cherry Medrano

Associate

Cherry has over 8 years' executive search experience, most recently with Egon Zehnder. She is highly experienced in market mapping, research and relationship building across a variety of functions, with a particular focus on Life Sciences across the Asia Pacific region. She has overseen the delivery of multiple large scale recruitment projects, ensuring that the process is expertly managed from start to finish.

Miles Tobin

Miles Tobin

Consultant

Miles entered the Executive Search industry after receiving his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Southern New Hampshire University in 2015. With a background in Medical & Clinical Development, Miles has provided complex search solutions to Biotech, Biopharmaceutical and Large Pharma companies and high-level professionals across the United States.