Singapore’s life sciences sector is experiencing a boom in recruitment activity as overseas-based pharmaceutical companies continue to set up regional head offices here. This is leading to a spike in demand in the sector for regularly affairs, sales, and marketing professionals.

As noted in our latest Hays Quarterly Report of skills in demand, while global consolidation is having an impact locally, the shortage of talent within life sciences continues to fuel ongoing demand.We’re seeing major consolidation activity in the life sciences sector globally with mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures beginning to impact the Asian recruitment market.

Source: Singapore Business Review