Nancy L. Kelly Senior Principal

Nancy Kelly brings more than 25 years of experience in executive search. Though she has recruited across diverse industries and functions throughout her career, she is known for her extensive work and knowledge in the life sciences industry. Nancy has recruited senior talent for a wide array of clients, spanning from large pharmaceuticals to emerging biotech companies. Most recently, Nancy worked as a Managing Associate in the Biotech Practice of KornFerry International. Earlier in her career, Nancy was a key member of Heidrick & Struggles’ Life Sciences Practice, where she conducted executive searches from Executive Director to CEO. Over the years, Nancy has recruited senior leadership positions across research and development, commercial and the C-Suite. Her previous executive search background also includes search execution with a well-regarded generalist firm. A native of Philadelphia, she holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing/health administration and an MBA from La Salle University.