Gabrielle Lajoie co-leads the firm's Global Healthcare Sector. She specializes in executive officer and board of director searches. She represents both public and privately held Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical and Diagnostic companies. Gabby frequently works with venture capitalists to attract senior management to their portfolio companies. She is based in San Francisco.
Prior to joining Russell Reynolds Associates in 1999, Gabby was a consultant with CSC Healthcare/APM Management Consultants in New York. In this role, she provided consulting services to major academic medical centers on long-term restructuring projects and cost saving initiatives. Previously, Gabby was a senior benefits analyst with PepsiCo, Inc., where she advised PepsiCo's divisions on managed healthcare strategies. Gabby began her career in the Boston office of Towers Perrin, the global management consultancy.
Additional Professional Activities
Gabby is a member of the Healthcare Businesswomen's Association and the Harvard Business School Health Industry Alumni Association.
Gabby received her B.A. in psychology from the University of Vermont and her M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
Healthcare, Biotechnology, Medical Devices and Diagnostics, Pharmaceuticals, Digital Health, Financial Officers, Board Directors and Chief Executive Officers, Executive Search, Board & CEO Advisory Group