NEW YORK, Oct 24, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Odgers Berndtson, one of the world’s top executive search and organizational leadership firms, today announced that Cheryl Lobell has joined the New York office as a Partner to work with Life Science and Healthcare clients. She will also be a member of the Human Resources functional practice.
Ms. Lobell, who is currently with Odgers Berndtson’s office in Singapore, will relocate to the U.S. next month to assist domestic clients, as well as multinationals with global leadership challenges, build more effective management teams through executive recruitment and leadership advisory consulting services. She will continue to work primarily with Life Science and Healthcare clients, including pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology innovators, hospital systems, and consumer healthcare companies. In addition, as a member of the firm’s Human Resources practice, she will provide recruiting services specific to management roles within HR, such as Chief Human Resource Officer and those responsible for leadership development, training, organizational design, compensation, and diversity, among others.
“Cheryl has the requisite deep sector insights, unparalleled industry relationships, experience, and strong, successful track record as an executive recruiter to play a pivotal role in the expansion of our U.S. Healthcare and Life Science practices,” said Steve Potter, managing partner for Odgers Berndtson’s U.S. operations. “Her return to the U.S. will be a significant asset to the firm and to our clients, and we look forward to having her join our New York team.”
Ms. Lobell has more than 22 years of international experience. Prior to joining Odgers Berndtson, she held a variety of key senior human resource roles with Colgate-Palmolive, Astra Zeneca, and most recently, with Standard Chartered Bank, where she was the Group Head of HR for Risk. Earlier, she managed her own executive coaching and consulting business, working with businesses throughout the Asia Pacific region.
By Tim Spagnola
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