Rose Bowen

Senior Search Associate

Life Sciences, Vice President and Senior Search Associate

Rose joined Diversified Search Group in 2022 as a Senior Search Associate. She executes searches and supports the portfolio for Diversified Search Group’s Life Sciences practice.

Rose brings over 15 years of work experience in recruiting to her role at Diversified Search Group. Prior to joining the firm, Rose was most recently a contract executive recruiter providing full-cycle recruiting across the life science sector for boutique and global executive search firms. She has identified, recruited and placed senior leaders for clinical stage, pre-commercial and established organizations in areas including corporate, commercial, research and development, operations, manufacturing and supply chain.

Beginning her search career in a Consumer-Packaged Goods practice, Rose was then recruited to a boutique executive search firm as a Senior Consultant conducting assignments for the Healthcare & Life Sciences group. She joined the Biotechnology practice for a global executive search firm where she executed searches for clinical stage research driven organizations.

Rose transitioned to executive search following a career in commercial book publishing and in the performing arts. She spent the first part of her career in Subsidiary Rights with Doubleday, now Knopf Doubleday, followed by a career as an opera singer.

Rose received her A.B. in French Literature and Language from Smith College and her Master’s degree in Music from Manhattan School of Music.


Manhattan School of Music

AB, French Language & Literature
Smith College