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Patricia Coleman is a Partner with CTPartners, a premier executive search firm committed to performance, quality and results.
As a member of the firm's Life Sciences and Healthcare Practice, Patricia brings more than 25 years of Life Sciences experience to CTPartners.
Working with prominent Life Sciences companies, her emphasis has been on assignments for boards of directors, senior management and executives responsible for key functions and operations including legal, compliance, finance, R&D, technology, sales and marketing, human resources, as well as other strategic leadership positions.
has also been instrumental in creating and managing global teams for international clients.
Patricia is also a member of the firm's Legal Services Practice.
has assisted clients across all industries globally, in building in-house legal functions, and recruiting talent to fill general counsel, chief compliance officers, and other senior legal positions.
legal searches include Chief Legal Counsel for AGA Medical; Group General Counsel for Barclays PLC; Global Head of Legal for Barclays Capital; General Counsel for Baxter; General Counsel for Fair Isaac; General Counsel for G&K Services; Chief Litigation Counsel for Georgia-Pacific Corporation; General Counsel for GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals S.A.; General Counsel for HNI Corporation; General Counsel for J.C. Penny Company; General Counsel for PharMerica; General Counsel for R.H. Donnelley Corporation; Chief Compliance and Ethics Officer for Sunovion; General Counsel for Takeda Pharmaceuticals North America; General Counsel-International for Wal-Mart Stores; and Deputy General Counsel for W.W. Grainger
Previously, Patricia was a Partner at both Spencer Stuart and Korn/Ferry International in the Life Sciences and Legal Search Practices.
Before her career in executive search, she was with Booz Allen & Hamilton in the Healthcare Sector of the Financial Services Group; Abbott Laboratories in their Operations Consulting Group and Alternate Site Management Venture; and Sidley & Austin in its Insurance, Product Liability, and Malpractice Group.
Patricia received a Bachelor's degree from Northwestern University, a Master of Jurisprudence in Health Law from Loyola University of Chicago's School of Law, and an MBA from the University of Chicago, Graduate School of Business.
is the co-author of Addressing Compliance: Strategies for Finding the Right Chief Compliance Officer.
is based in the firm's Chicago office.