Strammer Top Management


Impact and leadership to address transformational needs and global challenges in Life Sciences

STRAMMER’s Top Management team works exclusively on recruiting leading executives who have a major impact on their organisations.

Top Management consultants are based in STRAMMER’s European offices, supporting our clients’global challenges and addressing their transformational needs. They demonstrate strong added value in key strategic assignments thanks to their wide-ranging network and extensive local experience.

  • Chairman & CEO
  • Vice-President
  • Managing Director
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Chief Operating Officer
  • Chief Marketing Officer
  • Chief Medical Officer
  • Director of Human Resources
  • Etc.
  • Medical devices
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Medical equipment
  • Biotechnology
  • Instrumentation and IVD
  • Hospitals and clinics
  • Private equity & venture capital

Contact us

Hugues Petit

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Group Managing Director

STRAMMER since 2016
European School of Management (Geneva)
5 years’ experience in international HR
17 years’ experience in executive search in Life Sciences


Sylvia Malisic  Lien Linkedin
Business Partner, Top Management

STRAMMER since 2014
Master’s, ISG Paris
13 years’ experience in executive search in Life Sciences

Mélanie Blanchard

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Business Partner Top Management

STRAMMER since 2008
MSc Management Science (Paris Dauphine), MSc Human Resources (CELSA)
Over 10 years’ experience in recruitment

Penny Sadler  Lien Linkedin
Business Partner, Top Management

Strammer since 2017
20 years’ experience in Executive Search supporting clients across the Life Sciences industry internationally with the recruitment of senior leaders



Kahina Senhadj  Lien Linkedin
Country Manager Belgium

STRAMMER since 2010
Master of Organizations Management and HR (UPEC)
Solid experience in recruitment in life sciences



Michael Ade  Lien Linkedin
Business Partner, Top Management

STRAMMER since 2016
Diplom-Kaufmann degree in International Management (WHU in Coblence, Germany)
More than 15 years’ experience in Life Sciences industry and more than 8 years in Executive Search

Anne Sophie

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Business Partner Top Management

STRAMMER since 2008
MSc Human Resources (ISG Paris)
10 years’ experience in executive search in Life Sciences

Mark Johnson

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Business Partner

Mark has industrial experience of biologics at MedImmune and Novartis, where he worked in development, manufacturing and quality for vaccine products. He joined Executive Search in 2004 focusing on senior level positions within Biopharmaceutical, Advanced Therapy and Pharmaceutical organisations.  Recently, Mark has had a heavy focus in building leadership teams