Cecelia Bistrim


Cecelia Bistrim brings more than 20 years of experience in retained executive search to JBK New Jersey.

A specialist with expertise in filling senior-level MD, PhD and PharmD positions in the Life Sciences, Cecelia has successfully completed assignments in numerous therapeutic areas on behalf of major pharmaceutical companies, specialty and generic organizations, as well as biotechs and CROs. In addition to adding her background in filling clinical development and medical affairs roles to JBK Associates, she has also successfully placed commercial, regulatory affairs, project management, and IS/data management executives within the pharmaceutical industry. Executive search engagements resulted in placements in North America, Europe, and the Middle East.

Prior to her work in pharmaceuticals, Cecelia conducted senior-level searches for companies ranging from Fortune 100 companies to mid-size public and private companies in various industry sectors, including telecommunications, chemicals, industrial equipment and high-end consumer products.

Cecelia earned her bachelor’s degree from Brooklyn College.

"We pride ourselves on consistently offering the highest level of personal service and quality. I listen keenly to our clients’ needs and focus on what is most important to them. Taking a highly personal approach helps me provide clients with extensive background information and is part of my drive for excellence."

Cecelia Bistrim | Director at JBK

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