Toft Group Executive Search Announces Partnership with IESF to Further Growth of Specialized Search Capabilities Worldwide

Executive recruiting firm’s exceptional growth and increasing client demand for executive leaders fuels partnership with leading search network.

SAN DIEGO, Calif. Jan. 19, 2016 — Toft Group, an executive search firm focusing exclusively on building leadership teams for Life Sciences and Healthcare companies, today announces its direct partnership with the International Executive Search Federation (IESF), one of the largest retained executive search network in the world, to continually deliver exceptional talent to its global clients.

Toft Group is known for completing highly-specialized searches for some of the industry’s top-performing companies in biotech, pharmaceutical, medical device, diagnostics, and digital health. IESF serves as a key strategic partner for the Toft Group as it projects another year of significant growth and increasing demand for niche global talent.

“Our clients choose us because they know we’ll find the best talent for their leadership team, more quickly and efficiently than other executive search firms,” commented Robin Toft, CEO of Toft Group Executive Search. “Life sciences is becoming more of a global community, and we value our partnership with IESF because we can access the right technical qualifications, experience and cultural fit – no matter which country.”

IESF is a growing network that now operates in more than 20 countries covering over 80 cities across the world. IESF partners are business leaders with strong experience in the needs of corporations and growing businesses worldwide.

“We recruit our IESF members very carefully to ensure common business values, grass roots regional knowledge, and personal ownership for growing business globally,” commented Normand Lebeau, Global President IESF.  “Toft Group is one of our select few U.S. firms with the caliber of experience and insights, furthering our commitment to delivering exceptionally talented leadership as the preferred global executive search partner.”

About Toft Group Executive Search

Toft Group Executive Search is “Changing the Future of Medicine, One Relationship at a Time” and we take pride in the fact that our work helps our clients accelerate getting novel products to market. We are a global retained executive search firm that is 100% dedicated to Life Sciences & Healthcare industries.  Our customers include biotech, pharmaceutical, medical device, digital health, and diagnostic companies. With offices in San Francisco, San Diego and Boston, we assist a wide range of local, national and international companies – from venture backed start-ups to Fortune 500 corporations.

About IESF

The International Executive Search Federation was founded in 2002 to provide partner companies with local expertise for their clients in an increasingly global market place. IESF is comprised solely of independently owned partners and now operates in more than 20 countries covering over 80 cities across the world. By spread of global locations, it is one of the world’s largest executive search networks. The success of IESF is built on values and principles, a strategic roadmap and dedicated member firms.

IESF has the widest coverage of any international search firm in the Emerging Markets serving international companies operating or starting new operations in these markets. They see the Emerging Markets as a core part of their business model. As businesses continue to internationalize, it is in the Emerging Markets that they require most help and advice.

As multi specialists they run 14 sector practices that bring all the specific leadership and knowledge directly to the client. In addition, the newly set-up “Africa Centre of Excellence“ provides staffing services and solutions to their Global clients for the fast growing and very challenging African market.