Ellen Travers
VP, Talent Acquisition

Ellen Travers leads our Talent Acquisition team, managing our needs across portfolio companies, including executive, C-Suite and Board recruitment. Ellen has dedicated her career to life science and biotech recruitment offering our clients an expertise and depth of knowledge that is unparalleled.

Before joining Xontogeny, Ellen served as Senior Vice President at a boutique healthcare search firm where she spearheaded the strategic development and recruitment of senior-level executives in a global biotech and pharma arena. She also brings an in house experience perspective from her talent acquisition roles at Celgene, The Medicines Company, Sanofi (formerly Aventis) and McKinsey & Company.

Ellen earned her BA from Catholic University and master’s degree from Columbia University and is an active member of Women in Bio.