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Iain Hopper

Director, Life Sciences & Health Technology

Iain leads the Life Sciences & Health Technology Practice at Bailey Fisher Executive Search.  He focuses on executive level, high impact hires across medical devices, medical diagnostics and medical technology, working closely with a broad base of clients from early stage VC funded companies, through privately owned SMEs to large corporates.

Prior to joining Bailey Fisher in 2017, Iain amassed a wealth of senior level search and recruitment experience in scientific and technical markets, primarily within Life Sciences and Oil & Gas. During spells living in Sydney and London, where he worked for international companies, Iain developed a strong network throughout the UK, Europe, SE Asia, Australia and North America. He led executive level searches in the Australian and New Zealand market for a range of pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, including two of the world’s Top 5 companies in these sectors.

Iain’s aim has always been to provide both clients and candidates with the best possible service, through a professional and consultative approach and ensuring long-term valued relationships and partnerships are at the very forefront of what he does.

Iain hosts Bailey Fisher’s series of peer-to-peer events in Life Sciences & Health Technology, offering leaders in the sector a forum to meet to discuss highly relevant commercial issues.

Before transitioning to a career in recruitment in 2008, Iain served for six years in the Royal Navy, as a Weapons Engineer.