With more than 15 years of experience in senior-level executive recruitment in the healthcare, medical device and life science sectors, Michelle Fanaro has deep relationships in the industry. She is a member of Spencer Stuart’s Healthcare and Medical Technology practices, where she has worked on more than 300 search engagements for a wide range of global companies, including venture capital, private equity portfolio and major multinational organizations.

C-suite recruitment expert with insight into the medical technology space

  • Prior to joining Spencer Stuart, Michelle worked for nearly ten years with a boutique executive search firm specializing in the medical device industry and for a global executive search and assessment firm where she helped build the medical technology practice from the ground up.
  • Michelle began her career with Arthur Andersen where she provided financial consulting services including IPO and other SEC filing support for financial services companies.
  • Michelle has held various finance and human resources positions with Western Michigan University, a startup hedge fund and an employment law firm.

Michelle is a graduate of Michigan State University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in accounting.

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