Claidmhor Pharma

Claidmhor operates a strong technically focused consultancy covering most aspects of pharmaceutical development, device engineering, project management & drug delivery, commercialisation and market access.  This market offering is enhanced with a solid & pro-active International search capability.

Bolstering the network of proven senior Pharma industry figures within Claidmhor itself, our search  team is led by David Noble who brings 15 years of dedicated & technically focused executive search experience to meet our clients', often highly niche, requirements that routinely exist alongside current Claidmhor consultancy assignments.

International recruitment and search


  • Executive Search & Recruitment within the Pharmaceutical, Biotech & Medical Devices     segments.

  • Long established & robust International senior networks.

  • Extensive experience in Respiratory & Sterile Development & Manufacture and senior Project/Programme Management.

  • Device Design, Engineering, Development and drug delivery.

  • R&D, NPD, QA/ QP, Medical Affairs & Clinical, Regulatory and PV.


We are highly transparent and can be relied on for direct and honest communication with both client and candidate alike to foster a process that while professional and extremely delivery focused is not without humour and empathy. We believe that we all pull in the same direction and our aims are ultimately precisely that of our clients – finding the right and best person for the job.

We have no shame in really enjoying what we do and believe that the road to a new career or finding the ideal individual for that terribly niche role should be a positive experience and not just another tiresome recruitment headache.

We are always interested in speaking to companies and individuals so if you feel there is something we could potentially support you on, then contact David at or on +44 (0)203 303 0954. Call in confidence and we look forward to speaking to you.

For recruitment & search, or interim management contact us on:

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Interim management assignments include:

  • Analytical department head for 4 month period while recruiting permanent replacement. Recruited and handed over successfully.

  • Interim Head of Clinical Supplies covering unexpected long-term absence, with internal candidate coaching and support for transition into role.

  • Interim Project Manager for regulatory enforced change in excipient quality. Included sourcing, process and GMP improvements in supplier and site inspection readiness for multiple authority inspections for controlled release product.

  • Project Director for major compliance improvement program on manufacturing and development site, and achieved successful FDA PAI and MHRA inspections.

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