Toft Group Executive Search Places Hashem Alshurafa, PhD as Vice President, Clinical Collaboration Management with Exact Sciences Corporation in Madison, WI

Toft Group Executive Search, a global life sciences and healthcare executive recruiting firm, has placed Mr. Hashem Alshurafa as Vice President of Clinical Collaboration Management with Exact Sciences Corporation in Madison, WI.

Dr. Alshurafa was most recently Director of Oncology, Strategic Academic Research Collaborations at BMS. Previously, Dr. Alshurafa was with Boehringer Ingelheim as the Medical Affairs Head, Immunology and Biosimilars. Dr. Alshurafa has also worked with Pfizer, leading immune-oncology pipeline where he managed advisory boards, KOL relations and worked cross-functionally with sales and marketing teams in support of product training, strategy and competitive intelligence. Earlier in his industry career, he led field medical affairs for BMS in Oncology/Hematology and served in the Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis Research Group at McMaster Hospital.

Dr. Alshurafa holds a PhD in Hematology from McMaster University and an MS in Immunology from the University of Alberta.

About Exact Sciences Corp.

Exact Sciences Corp. is a molecular diagnostics company focused on the early detection and prevention of some of the deadliest forms of cancer. The company has exclusive intellectual property protecting its non-invasive, molecular screening technology for the detection of colorectal cancer.

About Toft Group Executive Search

Toft Group is a global executive search firm fully devoted to life sciences and healthcare, with a focus on innovation-driven companies working at the intersection of biotech and high tech. The team’s extensive relationship network and diversity focus enables Toft Group to present more highly qualified and diverse candidates than clients would otherwise meet. Toft Group excels at quickly filling the hardest to hire leadership roles where talent is limited. The company has offices in the three major U.S. biotech hubs: San Francisco, San Diego, and Boston.