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Michael Schoener

Client Partner, Discovery and Development


Professional Background

Mike joined Klein Hersh in 2010 and co-leads the discovery and development practice, with core expertise in biology and pharmacology (discovery/preclinical/translational research).  He works with seed-stage companies, small- to mid-size biotech, as well as large Pharmaceutical companies, partnering on searches ranging from individual key hires to building out research management teams.  His expertise includes therapeutic areas spanning immunology, oncology, cardiovascular/metabolism, and infectious disease, as well as technology (protein/antibody engineering, ADCs, etc.).

Senior executives that partner with Mike value his open, honest, and effective communication.  Clients and candidates alike appreciate the personal touch that Mike brings to their interactions.

Prior to KHI, Mike graduated from Loyola College of Maryland with a B.B.A. Marketing.

Michael Schoener


Personal Snapshot:

  •  Enjoys spending time down the shore, traveling, and is an avid Philadelphia sports fan
  •  Actively trains in Muay Thai and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu