Jim Bickham

Managing Director

Jim Bickham is Managing Director of Conquest Recruiting, the premium contingent recruiting and staffing division of Harvard Group International, a global mid-size retained executive search firm. As a partner on the firm’s healthcare and pharmaceutical manufacturing practices, he leads contingent professional searches with a focus on executive and senior level management positions, as well as medical directorships. With over 20 years of experience in all specialties within healthcare, he prides himself in being a market leader.

As a Hospital Specialist with big pharma, Jim worked with healthcare executives for formulary approval within all major healthcare systems across the United States. His vast experience in physician recruitment and account management were for all specialties on the locum tenen as well as permanent placement basis. While working with the largest healthcare staffing agency in the world, he was responsible for the negotiation and establishment of the largest contractual arrangements for all levels of healthcare.