Sirio Europe partners with lead candidate

14.10.22 News

Sirio Europe has today announced an exclusive partnership with talent acquisition experts Lead Candidate to support the company’s exciting growth ambitions.

Sirio Europe is the European business branch of Sirio Pharma, a leading global nutraceutical and pharmaceutical CDMO with more than 25 years of expertise.

SIRIO Europe manufactures more than 2 billion softgels a year, for 150 customers in more than 50 countries, and offers the complete portfolio of Sirio Pharma’s products including gummies, liquids and powders.  With the support of more than 200, highly qualified experts in their R&D organisation, they produce more than 550 tailored products for their customers with a 360° service.

Boasting more than 18 international quality certifications, SIRIO Pharma specialise in developing and manufacturing the best quality product solutions for our customers around the world.

By partnering with Lead Candidate, the company is looking to fulfil its ambitious growth plans, by hiring the talent to take up key positions in business development, marketing and sales management in Europe.

Talking about the plans for growth Sara Lesina, General Manager SIRIO Europe, said: 

“We are incredibly excited about the next phase of our development in Europe. Part of that journey is adding new talent in several critical positions, which will allow us to accelerate our ambitions with existing and new customers. In support of our efforts, we needed a specialist partner. The team at Lead Candidate not only bring talent acquisition expertise, but specific knowledge in our sector.”

Having been appointed as the talent partner for SIRIO Europe, Andrew Mears, CEO at Lead Candidate said: 

“The team and I are thrilled to be working on this project at such an exciting time for SIRIO Europe. These appointments will add to an already talented team of people.  For us to get to play a part in helping SIRIO is a real privilege, and we can’t wait to get started.”

Established in 2020, Lead Candidate provides organisations working across the global pharmaceutical outsourcing space with a new approach to hiring. Combining industry and talent acquisition expertise with high-quality client delivery Lead Candidate supports major change and growth agendas by developing long-term partnerships with ambitious organisations.

Candidates are invited to review the details relating to the roles relating to this project and apply via the Lead Candidate website at