Avo Oudabachian recruiter pharma & life sciences

Avo Oudabachian

  • aoudabachian@caldwellpartners.com
  • +1 416 920 7702


Avo Oudabachian is a partner focused on recruiting senior executives (the board, chief executive officer, and their direct reports) in both private equity portfolio and high-growth publicly-held companies across North America and Western Europe.

Drawing on his experience as a successful executive, Avo works closely with clients to analyze their needs and culture, tailor leadership recruitment strategies and build organizational success. He has particular expertise in the pharmaceutical, life sciences and medical devices industries, and also works in other sectors such as retail, industrial manufacturing, transportation, logistics, hospitality and business services.

Avo started his professional career with Ernst & Young’s consulting division. He then pursued a career in the most senior levels of sales and marketing in global hospitality, professional services and private education corporations.

Avo sits on numerous human resource roundtables with a variety of industry associations, is very involved in his community of Markham-Unionville and is engaged in the McGill University Alumni Association. Fluent in English, French, and Armenian, he has extensive professional training in leadership development, team building, and change management techniques.

Avo holds a Bachelor of Commerce in marketing and international business from McGill University.