Our consultants own:

  • An unique blend of professional search experience and a specialized know-how in Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical Market especially in Italy

  • A deep knowledge of our customers which is critical to improve the vitality of their organization

  • Full accountability for commitments with the Client

  • Access to key talents


Maurizio Mantovanelli

Has worked for over 20 years in pharmaceutical industry, with diversified experiences in Marketing and Sales areas. He assumed managerial charges as Commercial Manager in qualified national and multinationals pharmaceutical firms.

In 1989 he founded Pharma Point, leading consultancy firm for search and selection of qualified personnel in Lifescience; he’s the Managing Director of Pharma Point.

Maurizio holds a Degree in Economics.  



Valentina Grimaldi

Valentina has been working in Pharma Point since 2001 and became Partner in 2007. 

She has a strong focus on the Life Sciences sector.

She focuses primarily on senior level assignments across a broad range of functions, serving both established and early-stage companies.

As executive search Consultant she has a successful track record of recruiting.

She has been a leader in developing Pharma Point’s expertise within Medical Department.

Valentina holds a Philosophy Degree cum laude  from the University of Milan and attended many courses in human resources management. Italian is her mother tongue and she speaks fluent English.



Nicola Mantovanelli

Nicola is partner of Pharma Point since 2006.
Since joining the firm in 2005, Nicola has been working on several projects in Pharmaceutical, Medical Devices and Clinical Operation industries, filling Managerial positions in all company’s departments; he has gained strong functional search expertise in many Lifesciences areas as well as Executive Search.

Prior to Pharma Point, Nicola worked at HR Departments of many important multinational firms.

Education: Nicola holds a Degree in Economics from the Bocconi University of Milan, and a post graduate Human Resources Master at Bocconi Management School.



Laura Cavalieri

Joined Pharma Point in 2004; Partner since 2011, she brings several years of experience with Top client. She conducts searches and complex assignments, always putting special attention to Pharma Point customer needs. She is a resolute senior consultant with an elevate accuracy to the quality of her work; this is particularly valuable in Business Development and Executive Search and makes her an excellent expert in the Pharmaceutical Market. Laura has deep expertise in Market Access, Medical and Marketing. Prior to Pharma Point, Laura worked as Account and Recruiter for an important multinational HR service company. Laura holds a degree in Political Science (Sociology) from Milan’s University; she attended several HR development programs and courses. She is Italian mother tongue, speaks fluent French and good English.



Roberta Negri

She joined Pharma Point in 2006. She is a Senior Consultant expert in search and selection process with a deep knowledge of Pharmaceutical Market; although she follows projects in all departments she has a strong focus on Regulatory Affairs, Market Access and Medical profiles. 

In ten years of experience she has developed strong capabilities in manage  complex project with innovative and “out of the box” approach.

Roberta is certificated DISC and she has experience in conduct structured interview.

Her mission is to find the right person for the right position

Roberta holds a degree in Educational Science with an Expert in Training Processes Address



Maria Chiara Pignoloni

She started her career in 2010 and she joined Pharma Point in 2012.

She is in charge of recruitment process specialized in middle management profiles within Pharmaceutical Industry.

Her activities are focused mainly on Sales and Marketing projects.

She is responsible of Internship programs, from search and recruitment to the engagement within the company, handling bureaucratic paperwork and offering an accurate consultancy service.

Maria Chiara holds a Degree in Science Communication cum laude and attended courses in HR.




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