London, UK, 24th January 2018 / Sciad Newswire / The RSA Group, a leading Life Sciences executive search firm, announced today that Emma Whittle has joined the firm as a Senior Consultant. Emma will form part of the firm’s Interims Practice, with an initial focus on the Medical Devices and Diagnostic sector.

Emma brings over 15 years’ experience in executive search to the team. Since 2011 she has specialised in the life sciences sector, where she has developed proven expertise through a mix of permanent, retained and interim search. She has led assignments in Pharmaceutical, Medical Devices and Biotechnology companies across a range of functions, and managed key accounts across EMEA. 

Dafydd Wright, Managing Partner and head of The RSA Group’s Interims Practice, commented: “We are pleased that Emma has joined our Executive Interims team where her domain insight, focus and vision will reinforce our Interims offering. Her appointment enables The RSA Group to extend our offering further into the expanding Executive Interim markets within the Life Sciences & Healthcare sectors.”

Emma Whittle added: “I am delighted to be joining Dafydd and the team at The RSA Group, the company has a fantastic culture and reputation. This, coupled with their evidence based Proof of Candidate™ and due diligence based approach, demonstrates the company’s commitment to quality and professionalism which was a key factor influencing my decision to join.”


For further information, contact:

The RSA Group
Jennifer Taprogge, Head of Marketing
T: +44 (0)203 818 8846

Sciad Communications, Media Relations
Emma Pickup, Account Executive
T: +44 (0)20 7470 8801

Notes to Editors

About The RSA Group
The RSA Group is the pre-eminent executive search firm in global Life Sciences. Providing a unique combination of executive search and executive interims, we deliver results through data driven due diligence. Our Proof of Candidate® approach is based on evidence and in-depth comparative analysis, supporting clients to make better hiring decisions. Since 1981, our consultants have drawn on their wealth of executive search and industry experience to deliver a focused solution to our clients.  Large enough to be global and small enough to remain local, we are where you are, with locations in the UK, USA, China, Germany, Singapore, Switzerland, and Turkey. To learn more about The RSA Group, visit

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