Corporate Development Director - Healthcare

Job title : Corporate Development Director - Healthcare
Location : London
Contact : James Clow
Call : James
Email : email James
Reference : 1177762

Altus Partners are working exclusively with a rapidly growing, private equity backed global healthcare business, headquartered in Central London. Having recently received investment from a leading upper-mid market Private Equity fund, our client are looking to implement an aggressive buy-and-build strategy as they increase their coverage in the US market. They are seeking an experienced Corporate Development Director, who can drive the group’s M&A strategy, fuel their exponential growth and work closely with the CFO as they drive towards an exit within 3 years.


  • Develop and implement the group’s M&A strategy

  • Build a best in class Corporate Development/M&A team

  • Review, analyse and assess acquisition opportunities, including producing and reviewing financial models and acquisition rationale

  • Manage transaction processes (internally and externally) through due diligence to close

  • Ensure pre-acquisition integration (and separation) planning is thorough and effective

  • Drive the overall corporate development deal pipeline, including outreach to and sourcing of new opportunities, JV’s and strategic partnerships

  • Establish and maintain key relationships with existing and potential investors

  • Work closely with the CFO and CEO on key commercial projects


  • 8+ years of relevant work experience in healthcare, health-tech or pharmaceuticals preferred

  • Extensive senior leadership experience within a private equity environment

  • Experience working in a leading investment bank or top-tier consultancy beneficial

  • Flexible in a continuously changing, growing environment

  • Self-starter with ability to work on own initiative