RSAThe RSA Group, a leading Life Sciences executive search firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of Shawn O’Connor as Partner.

This appointment furthers The RSA Group’s continuing commitment to expansion in North America.

For more than 10 years Shawn has led his own executive search firm, working exclusively in the life sciences.

He brings to the RSA team a strong knowledge of pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, diagnostics and medical devices in every specialism from R&D to sales and marketing.

Prior to this, Shawn spent 18 years as Vice President, Human Resources at Johnson & Johnson. He was also instrumental in establishing The RSA Group’s initial presence in the US more than 10 years ago.

Alex Bennett, CEO, commented on the appointment: “I am delighted that Shawn will be rejoining The RSA Group as Partner in North America. Based in New Jersey, a hub of the life sciences and healthcare industry, Shawn will lead RSA’s growth in this region as part of the Americas leadership team.”

“I’m excited to join The RSA Group,” commented Shawn. “I look forward to leveraging RSA’s experience and success around the globe as we continue to build and expand the life sciences business in North America.”