Our Team

Nadia Di Meo

Founder and CEO

Nadia’s career in recruitment has spanned 17 years of experience in senior level talent search and is one of the most recognisable figures in the life sciences recruitment sector. As a forerunner in talent acquisition within Quality in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical devices industries, Nadia has established GxPeople Global as the go to agency for clients seeking senior personnel. Her considerable international experience has enabled her to place invaluable quality expertise in key roles worldwide.

Through honesty, perseverance and her unwavering upbeat attitude, she has earned trust of her staff, clients and candidates alike, a quick browse at her LinkedIn profile confirms this. Nadia provides a truly bespoke and personal service and leaving no stone unturned when searching for perfect candidates, she has greatly contributed to the success of her clients.



Chris Bouffard

Executive Director - Co-Founder

Chris has worked in the pharmaceutical sector for more than 15 years and has lived in various countries across Europe. During this time, he has watched the recruitment market become saturated. He believes that the only way a recruiter can really add value to their clients’ businesses is to become tightly focused on a niche area and know everything there is to know about it. Establishing GxPeople was an easy decision, born out of both client and candidate demand for a specialist Quality recruitment agency. Quality and pharma is an area that Chris understands intricately which means he can perfectly match client to candidate every time.

Tim Walker


Tim is a scientist by education who is a customer service orientated, candid and ethical Recruiter. He has spent over a decade in the business, and he has built great relationships with customers all over the world. In a straightforward manner he finds the best opportunities for his candidates and always has their career and their families’ best interests at heart. His expert area is Quality Assurance, Technical Operations and Operational Excellence in the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industries.

Antonio DaMota

Principal Consultant

Antonio is a Pharmacist and has an extensive knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry. After working for the European Medicines Agency and for both small pharma and big pharma companies in Regulatory Affairs and Pharmacovigilance he decided to join GxPeople to help his colleagues find their dream jobs in Quality. Antonio’s approach is direct, transparent, analytical and ethical making sure that both the candidates and clients would truly benefit from working together. Fluent in Portuguese, Spanish, Italian and French he provides excellent service on all continents. Antonio loves travelling and discovering the world.

Tino Ferreira

Senior Consultant

Originally from South Africa, Tino has gained experience in Life Sciences recruitment in London. Years of working with clients in various industries made him an excellent recruiter. Tino is a people’s person – always smiling and energetic. He is focused and he firmly believes in the ‘right first time’ hiring process. His top performance stems from practical approach to business – Tino played a crucial part in his family company, where he learnt that hard work, diligence, and time management are a key to success.

Patrycja Warzocha

Recruitment Consultant

Patrycja was born in Poland and as a child she moved to the UK with her family. After obtaining a degree in Environmental Sciences and getting her experience with a governmental body, Patrycja decided she wants to work within Life Sciences. She loves the buzz of recruitment and working in pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical devices industries gives her an opportunity to use her scientific knowledge in practice. Helping customers from a young age and learning business from the high-street leaders and family-run outlets, she delivers the best solutions. Hardworking and committed, Patrycja provides excellent talent search service for all clients and candidates. She loves nature and travelling.

Ayrin Majidi

Recruitment Consultant

Ayrin lives in Helsinki, Finland where she graduated in Media Studies. Working in a busy creative environment, she learnt how to hire the best-in-class professionals for her company. Ayrin has a very good understanding of the Talent Acquisition expectations as she worked as an internal Recruitment Manager for several years. She knows the hiring process inside out and can deliver excellent results to her clients. Ayrin is a passionate person that sets her eyes on growth and innovation. She truly believes that being reliable and trustworthy brings out the best in you and the company. Ayrin speaks four languages fluently and enjoys learning new ones. She loves jazz concerts and going to the theatre.

Magdalena Wosik

Recruitment Consultant

Mags was born in Poland and spent most of her adult life in Canada. She obtained a Masters’ Degree in Marketing and Management in her home city of Lodz, Poland and also she successfully pursued another MA in International Affairs from Carlton University, Ottawa, Canada. Although her background is in business and international trade, Mags has a true passion for Life Science recruitment. Despite being a relative newcomer to the field, she has quickly gained significant experience in both candidate sourcing and client relationship management. Mags excels in building genuine relationships and the satisfaction of helping someone transition their career is just priceless. Naturally outgoing with a broad experience in multicultural environments she takes pride in offering a professional service to candidates and clients. Outside of work Mags is a competitive ski racer and a polo player. She loves sailing, photography, and her Great Danes. 

Lorenzo Maroncelli

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Lorenzo comes from the north of Italy but has lived in different countries across Europe. Right after graduating in Law, Lorenzo started his career in Life Sciences recruitment, falling in love with this exciting industry. Lorenzo really enjoys working with people, in particular building relationships with customers. He does it in a transparent, honest and efficient way. Since day one Lorenzo’s focus has been on Regulatory and Compliance areas and he is convinced that tailored and niche recruitment is really effective for both the clients and candidates. Lorenzo believes that recruiters, with their understanding of the job market, play an important role in helping companies and professionals reach for the stars. Lorenzo is a true Atalanta football club fan, who enjoys hiking, stand-up comedy and above all great Italian cuisine.


Angela McCauley

Recruitment Consultant

Angela is a Neuroscientist by education and has several years' experience working within Quality Assurance the Medical Device industry as well as focusing on recruitment for clinical trials. She understands the challenges and joys of working in Quality and is passionate about finding the best opportunities for her candidates and the best talent for her clients. She has both a scientific and business mind with experience running her own creative business and was awarded a Young Innovator award in 2017. In her spare time, she loves spending time in nature hiking and swimming and exploring new places. She also loves watching and playing music, sewing and gardening.


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