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Panda International connects professionals who drive innovation with leading Life Sciences companies across the world. We’re dedicated to providing a seamless recruitment experience to those dedicated to improving lives.

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Achieving growth through partnerships.

Our close partnerships with clients and candidates are the lifeblood of Panda International and are what sets us apart from the rest. We aim to keep the human element of recruitment alive and always take the time to get to know the people behind the businesses and CVs. 

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  • R&D Director
    R&D Director

    ​Twenty years ago, I started at BAAT Medical and for twelve years I’m the R&D Director. Initially, we were a bit reserved if we even wanted to reach out to external parties. We tried to find the QA/RA Ma...

  • Sourcing Expert
    Sourcing Expert

    Randstad Sourceright works at Philips with different levels of suppliers. Panda International has moved up to Gold supplier within 1.5 years, which is one level below the highest level.When I see internally ...

    April 2020​
  • RA manager
    RA manager

    ​​I have worked as an RA Manager at Magforce for 3 years. I have spoken with a lot of headhunters but at the end of the day its about personality and trust. I was looking for a good partner and needed someon...

  • Associate Director
    Associate Director

    ​The reason why I decided to go with Panda International in the end, over the other agencies, is that I got the feeling that Panda International was much more specialised on the Medical Devices market than t...

    April 2020​​
  • Operations Manager A.I.
    Operations Manager A.I.

    ​Working with Panda is reliable, professional and they are very strong in terms of content. The candidate who Panda quickly sentturned out to be perfect. Panda really excelled in speed.They immediately manag...

    April 2020​
  • A.L.P.H.A Initiative Lead
    A.L.P.H.A Initiative Lead

    ​Generally a very good relationship. Very prompt replies, and high-quality collaboration. We made 2 hires via Panda.One was a Regulatory Affairs Manager in Uganda with whom we are still working and is really...

    April 2020​
  • HR Manager
    HR Manager

    ​In October 2019 we got in contact with Panda international as we were looking for a QA Specialist. We were then introduced to our dedicated Principal Recruitment Consultant. We did work with other agencies ...

    April 2020​​
  • Chief Development Officer
    Chief Development Officer

    ​Within the biopharmaceutical contract industry, you need to act fast.Bioceros had to fill 2 positions, and Panda was able to deliver a shortlist of good candidates fast.The interactions with the Panda consu...

    April 2020​
  • QA / RA Manager
    QA / RA Manager

    ​Our HR initially set up the relationship after we had difficulty filling a Quality Engineer position in my team. The relationship with Panda International was excellent from the beginning.What I like most a...

    March 2020​

We are Panda International.

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Founded in 2012 by Daisy Tazelaar and Jay Freeman, Panda International is a specialist recruitment consultancy dedicated to the growth and evolution of the Life Sciences sector. 

Headquartered in Amsterdam, home of the European Medicine Agency (EMA), we source outstanding permanent and interim professionals for innovative organisations in the fields of Medical Devices, Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical and Food Production.


Values that

guide us.



Anyone in the Life Sciences sector will tell you that by working together, we can contribute more. Our shared goals and mutual support for clients, candidates and each other means greater success for all of us.


Mission Focused

We are mission-focused on providing a seamless and enriching recruitment experience to those organisations and individuals who are dedicated to improving lives.


World Class

Delivering the best possible client, candidate and employee experience is fundamental to what we do. We don’t just want to be the best in the Life Sciences sector; we want to be the best in the world.


Forward Thinking

By embracing change and continuously innovating and adapting our processes in line with the evolving needs of the Life Sciences sector, there are no limits to what we can achieve.