Sue McKay


Phone: (856) 381-0433
Email: smckay@discoverysearch.com

Sue McKay

Recruiting Consultant

Sue is a Managing Director at Discovery Search Partners and based in the firm’s Wellesley, Massachusetts office. With more than 25 years in the field of executive search, Sue has managed senior-level recruiting engagements as well as organizational assessment and management development for clients in life sciences, healthcare, and business services. She performs across a broad array of functional disciplines including general management, finance, sales, marketing, information technology, operations, and human resources and serves a wide range of New England-based clients ranging from emergent to Fortune 500 companies.

Sue was a Managing Director of Carlyle Group’s Life Sciences Practice prior to being recruited to Discovery Search Partners. She began her career in sales with Union Carbide Corporation and was a senior professional in the management consulting practice at KPMG where she advised audit, tax, and management consulting clients in improving results across the full spectrum of recruitment and selection.

Sue is an active member in the Boston-area business community and is a member of the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association, The Boston Club, and on the Board of the Human Resource Leadership Forum.

Sue graduated from Mount Holyoke College with a B.A. in Political Science.

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