Michael Lazar


Michael leads the global healthcare and life sciences practice for JBK.

His retained executive search expertise includes successful placements across the full life-cycle of the pre-clinical development through commercialization, as well as technical operations and central business functions. Our life sciences practice includes pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, hospital systems, healthcare services, health insurers and non-profit organizations.

Michael and the team provide JBK‘s clients with outstanding candidates in various functional specialties including marketing, sales, digital, finance, human resources, medical affairs and research & development, regulatory and quality among others. The team has filled roles around the world, with particular expertise in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific, partnering with start-ups, mid-caps and large multi-national organizations.

Michael earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy and Political Thought from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA and attended the Seton Hall University School of Law in Newark, NJ. In his spare time, he supports a number of charitable organizations with particular emphasis on assisting our nation's veterans and their families. He lives in Bergen County, New Jersey with his wife, children and rescue dog, Max.

Michael Lazar | Principal at JBK

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