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ZRG Partners Expands Life Sciences Practice with the Purchase of McLean Consulting

ZRG Partners has signed an agreement to acquire certain assets of McLean Consulting.

According to a release, as part of the agreement, John McLean will join ZRG Partners as a Managing Director in the firm's Global Life Sciences practice.

John McLean brings 14 years of executive search experience to ZRG with strong expertise in medical devices, diagnostics, pharmaceuticals and healthcare services. Before founding McLean Consulting, he was Managing Partner at Witt/Kieffer and Executive Vice President at DHR International. John has also held leadership roles at Hewitt Associates, American Hospital Supply Corp. and Johnson & Johnson.

Larry Hartmann, CEO of ZRG Partners, said, "John adds great depth to our Life Sciences team. We see an easy and successful integration with the impressive client base in place with McLean Consulting. We are continuing to see a positive trend where solid boutique firms, like McLean Consulting, are recognizing the advantages of aligning with ZRG Partners for our global coverage and unique client deliverables. We look forward to continuing to grow this area of our life sciences practice with the addition of the McLean Consulting team."

McLean Consulting will work out of ZRG's Chicago offices after the transaction closes in early September.

ZRG Partners is a mid-sized global executive search firm.

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