Linda Sierra is vice president of business development at Toft Group, based in the San Diego office.
Linda joined Toft Group in 2010, bringing extensive experience as a recruiter and human resources professional. She previously spent 18 years working in the biotechnology industry for private and public companies, handling recruitment, compensation, benefits, employee relations and many other core functions. For 14 of those years, Linda served as human resources generalist at Biotech companies including Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Nereus Pharmaceuticals Inc. in San Diego, and ViroLogic Inc. (now Monogram Biosciences) in South San Francisco.
Earlier in her career, Linda held executive support roles with Canji Inc., Cytel Corp., and Ernst & Young. She completed a certificate in Human Resources at University of California, San Diego, and has earned many distinguished achiever awards over the course of her executive recruiting career.