Joe Lane

Associate Director

After training as an electrical engineer Joe swapped the tools for the phones and he has never looked back. A Continual Catalyst Life Sciences top biller, Joe currently manages the European team and personally oversees the growth across the DACH region. Joe has worked across a number of disciplines within life sciences but currently focusses on Quality and Engineering. A competitive sportsman Joe had success leading the company football team to 5 aside champions in their first year.

Recent placements

Director of Engineering

Pharma (UK)

Head of Quality

Medtech (UK)

CQV Consultant

Engineering Consultancy (Germany)

CSV Specialist

Biotech (Switzerland)

Joe's areas of focus

I work with exceptional candidates with the following skill sets

  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • Quality Assurance
  • Engineering
  • Technical Operations
  • CQV
  • CSV
  • Validation
  • Qualified Person

Our latest jobs


Quality Manager


$120,000 - $140,000

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Regulatory Affairs Director – SaMD


$160,000 - $200,000

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Engineering Director



Apply Now Vacancy Details My client, a leading pioneering UK pharma based in Hertfordshire are looking for…

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Get to know Joe

What is the most important skill as a recruiter?

Time management. You can only be a successful recruiter if you manage your time effectively between working with your clients and candidates.

What are the values that drive you?

Honesty, a strong work ethic and a real desire to help people and make a positive change to both people’s careers and the industry.

What's the last book you read?

How to win friends and influence people by Dale Carnegie.

Your 3 ideal dinner party guests (dead or alive) would be?

Keith Richards, Michael Jackson, and Lucy Bee.

Why work with us

We have the expertise to help you deliver projects, grow teams and accelerate business growth. Financial services recruitment specialists, we have an extensive network of skilled candidates, from graduates to C-suite, and a range of talent solutions to ensure you receive a service tailored for you. Whether you need a single employee or whole project team, we deliver people capable of making an impact from day one.


Industry specialist

You’ll only ever work with a genuine sector specialist with a strong industry network


Fast delivery

You’ll always receive a quick response and be presented with the most relevant CVs


Hiring partnership

We’ll work in partnership to plan, forecast and budget your hiring requirements


Talent Solution

We can support you with single placements, project teams, staff augmentation and more

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