Gilbert Khor is a seasoned professional well-versed in executive recruitment and boasts an extensive network across Asia. Gilbert is based in Singapore and brings a distinctive blend of courtesy, professionalism, and integrity to his interactions with clients and executive candidates alike. His expertise spans various sectors, including Biopharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Devices, Applied Solution companies, contract manufacturing, academic medical centres, hospitals, and other healthcare organizations across the Asia-Pacific region.
Prior to assuming this role, Gilbert held the position of Engagement Manager at WittKieffer, where he specialized in recruiting executives within the life sciences sector, encompassing biotech startups, academic medicine, and healthcare. Preceding this, he served as a Senior Consultant at Ethos BeathChapman and LICO Resources, headquartered in Singapore. During his tenure, he successfully placed over 60 executives in technical and general leadership roles while facilitating the company's expansion into the life science, medical device, and chemical domains.
Gilbert's career journey reflects his deep-seated passion for science. He began as a professional in a biotechnology laboratory and subsequently transitioned into sales and product management, catering to clients in lab materials and instrumentation.
One of his core principles is his commitment to understanding his clients thoroughly to align their unique leadership requirements. He perceives each engagement as an opportunity to forge lasting relationships with client organizations.
He holds a Degree in Biotechnology and Molecular Biology and a Diploma in Biotechnology and Molecular Biology.