Diversity In The Biopharma Boardroom: Moving Past Good Intentions

How can biopharma boards increase their gender diversity? Expanding the director candidate pool to just below the CEO level and to include other industries adds hundreds of qualified women, says Catalyst Advisors' Christos Richards in the April issue of Life Science Leader (subscription required).

Christos Richards

Christos Richards is a partner based in Catalyst Advisors’ Los Angeles office. Before joining Catalyst Advisors, Christos spent 15 years as the chief executive officer of a boutique healthcare executive search firm. While leading a team of nearly 20 consultants across five offices, Christos worked with clients in North America, Europe and Asia. Christos was educated in Switzerland and is fluent in German and Swiss German. He is a former member of LAVA (the Los Angeles Venture Association) and of the Leader’s Steering Committee for the American Diabetes Association in San Francisco. He is a member of the board of directors of Coherus BioSciences, a publicly traded company.