Diane Coletti

Managing Partner

Diane serves as Managing Partner in the firm’s Boston office. She is a member of the Board & CEO, Life Sciences, Healthcare Innovation and Advanced Technology Practices. Under her leadership, DHR was named Life Sciences Sector Executive Search Consulting Firm of the Year in Massachusetts.

Diane Coletti

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Diane has experience working with innovative businesses and market leaders. Her Socratic approach helps her understand her clients’ unique dynamics in their markets. She has recruited high-impact leaders into global organizations in roles including Board Directors, CEOs, CFOs, Presidents/COOs and functional VPs or other C-level executives.

As a former CEO, Diane knows how important the CEO’s team is. Her extensive experience includes recruiting executives leading functional areas including marketing, product management, IT, investor relations, sales, business development, human resources, operations, supply chain, regulatory affairs and finance. Having led more than 1,500 searches, her ability to develop long-term relationships is evidenced by the fact that more than 90% of her work is with repeat clients.

Diane is on the board of Cape Cod Healthcare, a nationally recognized community healthcare system. She is a former Trustee of the Brain Science Foundation, a member of the Executive Committee of Boston College Technology Council and an active leader on the Council for Women of Boston College. She is former Founding Director of WEST (Women Entrepreneurs in Science & Technology) and was on the Overseers’ Board of the Boston Children’s Museum. Diane is a proud graduate of Boston College with a Bachelor of Science, and the values her Jesuit education instilled in her are evident in her practices.

Corporate INTL Global Awards Winner 2022 - DHR Global - Life Sciences

Under Diane’s leadership, DHR Global was named Life Sciences Sector Executive Search Consulting Firm of the Year in Massachusetts by Corporate Intl.

Board & CEO

Our Board and CEO Practice Group combines seasoned executive search consultants, who are members of prestigious and influential boards, with industry thought leaders who offer deep expertise in our clients’ business models.
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Life Science

Attracting the best senior leaders in today’s competitive life science industry is a sizable task that requires a strategic and tactical team-based approach. Our experience, amplified by our first-hand understanding of the life science market, provides a compelling value proposition in building long-term consultative relationships with clients.
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