A consultant in Spencer Stuart’s EMEA Healthcare Practice and member of the Board & CEO and Private Equity practices, Niklas Prager brings a strong leadership perspective to his client work. As a long-tenured executive in the healthcare industry, Niklas has a track record of leadership roles from Sweden to the U.S. He has held a portfolio of roles as adviser, investor and board member and is known as a reflective, relationship-driven and people-oriented executive with an intuitive advisory style.

Intuitive, driven leadership in and beyond healthcare

  • Niklas served in three CEO positions in small and midcap companies representing a variety of ownership structures: public, private and PE-backed.
  • He previously held commercial and P&L leadership roles at Merck and Pfizer.
  • Niklas also brings to the table experience in the venture/growth capital arena in the China market.

He has a MSc in economics and business administration from the Stockholm School of Economics, including studies at the MBA program at the University of Michigan. A native of Sweden and currently based in Stockholm, he is fluent in Swedish and English.

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