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Meet the team – Christine Sands, Divisional Director
Meet the team – Christine Sands, Divisional Director
by Christine Sands
Posted in HR, Meet the Team
Christine Sands is the Divisional Director of our Pharmaceuticals team, with over 14 years of recruitment under her belt. You may know that she manages a team of six and supports companies across EMEA and the US with medical affairs and commercial positions; you may not know about her crumpet-eating record…
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Meet the team – James Webb, Gene Therapy Managing Consultant
Meet the team – James Webb, Gene Therapy Managing Consultant
by James Webb
Posted in HR, Meet the Team
Hollie Bevan joined Invenia Group in 2021 as part of our medical devices team, specialising in neurology medical devices. You may know that her background is in biomedical science; you may not know about her swimming prowess or recent musical achievement…
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Why you should join a genomics startup
Why you should join a genomics startup
by Thomas Jones
Posted in Job Search
With the well-known cliches of long working hours, tight budgets, and potentially risky prospects, what is it that attracts people to work for a startup over more well-established organisations?
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Creating Careers: Promoted from Resourcer to Director
Creating Careers: Promoted from Resourcer to Director
by Andrew Maddison
Posted in Scientific and Process Technology
November is National Career Development Month, encouraging professionals to celebrate their own career development and focus on their future career choices. In this interview, we talk with Andrew Maddison – Director of our US Life Sciences team.
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Creating Careers: Hitting record-breaking fees across the company
Creating Careers: Hitting record-breaking fees across the company
by Ben Conway
Posted in Pharmaceuticals
November is National Career Development Month, encouraging professionals to celebrate their own career development and focus on their future career choices. In this interview we spoke to Ben Conway – Managing Consultant of our pharmaceutical team. 
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Creating Careers: Manager to divisional director in 4 years
Creating Careers: Manager to divisional director in 4 years
by Christine Sands
Posted in Pharmaceuticals
November is National Career Development Month, encouraging professionals to celebrate their own career development and focus on their future career choices. First up, we interviewed Christine Sands – our Divisional Director of Pharmaceuticals.
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#OurChosenCharities – A conversation with St Gemma’s Hospice
#OurChosenCharities – A conversation with St Gemma’s Hospice
by Paul Rodwell
Posted in Charity
In the last few months, we’ve raised over £9,000 through the Simone Taylor Fund. We want to champion the work of these charities, to raise awareness of their causes and the work they do. CEO Paul Rodwell speaks to Lisa Aldred at St Gemma's Hospice to find out more about their work.
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CASE STUDY: Hiring a Head of Commercial Operations in one month
CASE STUDY: Hiring a Head of Commercial Operations in one month
by Thomas Jones
Posted in Case Studies, Scientific and Process Technology
A biotechnology startup, was looking to hire a Head of Commercial Operations to establish a commercial division within the company. Within one month of partnering with Invenia Group, the role was filled with a highly qualified candidate.
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