Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director
Christos Richards, Chief Executive Officer of Levin & Company, has twenty-three years dedicated to executive recruitment, for a broad range of clients in medicine, science and technology. Beginning in 1982 serving a diversified base of high technology companies, his practice evolved into Life Sciences in 1989. Initially serving environmental consulting firms, Christos very shortly thereafter initiated a focus in Biotechnology and Biomedical Devices, and has now specialized in Life Sciences for the past sixteen years.
Throughout his career Christos has worked with venture-backed early stage, mid-cap, and with Fortune-500 companies. His clients benefit from his international experience in general management, and an ability to communicate across a broad range of science and technology platforms. This includes emerging-growth industries, and the convergence of classical life sciences with high technology.
Christos' accomplishments include:
With an undergraduate degree completed abroad, Christos is fluent in German and Swiss German, and has an appreciation for the dynamics of recruiting for international companies. He is an active member of LAVA (the Los Angeles Venture Association), a member of TEC (The Executive Committee) Associate Program, and a member of the Leader’s Steering Committee for the American Diabetes Association in San Francisco.