Erik R. Lundh is a co-founder and Managing Partner at Park Square.
He is based in the firm’s California offices and focuses nationally on the Life Sciences and Healthcare industries, with particular expertise in recruiting C-level executives and Board members. Over the course of his search career, Erik has successfully completed well over two hundred executive level search assignments.
Erik specializes in providing leadership consulting and talent advisory services to clients that are growth oriented in nature. He has more than 30 years of experience in the Life Sciences and Healthcare industry and executive search. His clients have included global multinational corporations and early-stage companies alike. Erik’s proficiency in offering counsel and conducting engagements ranging from technical to operational roles stems from his own experience working in both scientific and executive-level operating functions within the industry.
Prior to co-founding Park Square, Erik was Managing Director, Life Sciences at J. Robert Scott, a global retained executive search firm. Previously, Erik was Managing Partner with Heidrick & Struggles and Partner-in-Charge of the firm’s San Francisco office. Earlier, he was a Partner with another leading international executive search firm.
Before entering the search profession, Erik worked as an operator in roles spanning corporate strategy, business development, sales, marketing, and operations. While in industry, Erik held senior operating roles with companies such as Sentigen Holding Corp. (Nasdaq: SGHL), ACLARA BioSciences Inc. (Nasdaq: ACLA), SciQuest, Inc. (Nasdaq: SQST), and Qiagen Inc. (Nasdaq: QGEN).
Erik is an advisor to Spindletop Capital and a strategic advisor to Life Science Cares, a non-profit dedicated to eliminating the impact of poverty on our neighbors and communities. He holds a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences from Santa Clara University.