George Quinn


George Quinn is a senior director at Business Talent Group (BTG), a Heidrick & Struggles on-demand talent company. He is a member of the Healthcare & Life Sciences and Biopharmaceutical practices.


George has extensive experience helping enterprises navigate and maximize the rapidly growing market of high-end independent talent for project-based assignments and interim executive roles. His recent collaborations involve partnering with and leading global pharmaceutical companies on consulting projects that span strategic growth, pipeline development, commercialization initiatives, and comprehensive change management and transformation strategies.

He has a solid track record of working closely with executives and senior leadership in a wide range of areas, including AI and data science, commercial and marketing, market access and value, operations, organization and transformations, project and program management, R&D, strategy and innovation, and supply chain management.

Before joining Heidrick & Struggles, George made significant contributions at Axiom Law, a premier global alternative legal service provider (ALSP). There, he spearheaded initiatives in M&A, IP, litigation, commercial affairs, data privacy, product launch, and regulatory and compliance leadership. He focused on the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, distribution, and wholesale sectors.

Before Axiom, George managed consulting partnerships with clinical research organizations (CROs) and firms within the pharmaceutical, medical device and diagnostic, biotechnology, and healthcare provider sectors across the Midwest, East Coast, and Southern United States. In these roles, he supported key areas, including laboratory management, pre-clinical and translational sciences, research and development, data science, access and value, and medical affairs, showcasing his versatile expertise and dedication to advancing healthcare and life sciences.


University of Cincinnati, Bachelor of Science, Neurophysiology & Neurobiology

University of Cincinnati, Bachelor of Science, Chemistry