Guenther Niemeck is a Principal within the Global Life Science and Healthcare Practice at Pedersen & Partners, and is based in Vienna, Austria. Dr. Niemeck is a highly-skilled executive with an extensive medical background and a wide portfolio of successful searches in the medical and health, safety, security, and environment (HSSE) fields. His main areas of expertise include Healthcare, Medtech, Pharma, Biotech, and Life Sciences, having recruited a wide range of executives in such functional areas as: Health Economics, Market Access, Quality & Regulatory, Production, Scientific Research, Preclinical-/Clinical Development, Hospital Management Roles, Health Care IT Roles, Bioinformatics, etc. Over the course of his career, Dr. Niemeck served as Global Managing Partner within a Life Sciences global recruiting and executive search company and Deputy Department Manager International Medical Services for OMV Oil & Gas. Moreover, he has been volunteering for over 20 years for the Austrian Red Cross in a variety of health-related and other projects, and is currently the Head of a District Office.
Dr. Niemeck holds a Diploma of Medical Doctor from the Medical University in Vienna. In addition to his native German, Dr. Niemeck speaks fluent English and has basic knowledge of French.