Egon Zehnder
Search
Select region
Close filter

Peter Gallagher

Contact Details

+1 212 519 6094

Connect With Me

Peter Gallagher, based in New York, is a core member of Egon Zehnder’s Health Practice. Drawing on diverse biopharma industry experience in commercial, strategic and operational roles, Peter advises CEOs and leadership teams of healthcare services and life sciences companies on the assessment and development of executive talent.

What energizes me is exploring ideas with curious, courageous leaders who want to seize new opportunities and strengthen their capabilities to build innovative, engaged organizations.

Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Peter led Strategic Affairs at the specialty pharma company Teligent. Previously he served in commercial, business development, and strategy roles at Bausch+Lomb and Merck/MSD in Brazil. Peter also contributed to the launch of Merck’s consumer health business in the country. Peter began his healthcare career during the transformation of Schering-Plough, initially in Supply and Technical Operations and then working with the CEO on the company’s global turnaround agenda. Earlier, he served as an Officer in the U.S. Navy’s nuclear-power program.

Peter earned his Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from the University of Virginia and an MBA in finance from New York University. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his family, reading about geopolitics, and training for triathlons.

Get in touch
Send Peter a Message
Browse all
Thought Leadership

Thought Leadership by Peter Gallagher

The Outlook from Biopharma Commercial Leaders: What to Expect Next

The Outlook from Biopharma Commercial Leaders: What to Expect Next

Egon Zehnder's lessons from how the biopharma industry has responded to Covid-19 with focus, collaboration and resilience. Read more

Changing the Face of CDMOs

Changing the Face of CDMOs

As Contract Development and Manufacturing Organizations (CDMOs) in the BioPharma space have boomed and broadened their capabilities in recent years, they have entered a… Read more

Related Experts Around the Globe

Lisa Barlow

Lisa Barlow

Paris

Lisa Barlow, a Franco-American based in Paris, co-leads Egon Zehnder’s Board Practice in France and is very active in the firm’s global Consumer… Read more

Andrew Roscoe

Andrew Roscoe

London

Andrew Roscoe, based in London, is a member of The Board of Egon Zehnder and is currently overseeing the firm’s Greater China business. Read more

Helen Crowley

Helen Crowley

London

Helen Crowley, based in London, is active in Egon Zehnder’s Technology & Communications, Media & Entertainment practices. Read more

Back to top