Steve Merwin

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Steve Merwin is Vice President, Executive Search of Toft Group, based in San Francisco. He joined Sanford Rose Associates® - San Francisco in 1999 and has since built a strong and dependable reputation for client and candidate satisfaction. Steve is an accomplished search consultant within the healthcare and life sciences arena and has consistently placed key executives from Manager to the C-Level across all functional areas including Commercial Operations, Research & Development, Clinical, Regulatory and Finance. Working with start-ups and Fortune 500 companies alike, Steve utilizes a thorough and multi-pronged approach to delivering key executives for crucial positions.

By utilizing the firm’s proven processes, Steve has developed collaborative and long term relationships with candidates and clients alike. For the past four years, Steve has been honored as one of the top search consultants within the global network of firms that make up Sanford Rose Associates® including being honored as Recruiter of the Year. Prior to joining Sanford Rose Associates,® Steve started his career in the management program at Enterprise Rent-A-Car, and also worked in the banking industry.


Steve Merwin holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from California State University – Chico in northern California. He is also a Certified Personnel Consultant (CPC).