Annette Cooke

Senior Vice President

“Working in executive search, you need to be passionate about search and committed to service excellence. Professionally and personally, it’s very important to me that I’m able to provide clients and candidates alike with great customer service. It’s in my veins.”

A native of the United Kingdom, Annette works with a portfolio of clients as a leader of executive and physician leadership searches.

As a member of the senior leadership team, Annette brings 20 years of experience in healthcare executive search working in both the US and internationally. Her expertise includes working with large complex academic medical centers and hospital systems, where she is responsible for maintaining strong and effective client relationships.

Annette’s strategic vision moved her to co-found ZDinterim, a ZurickDavis company dedicated to delivering interim management solutions to a national client base, primarily at the C-suite and Vice President level. During her tenure at ZurickDavis, Annette has held responsibility for Search Operations and Special Projects – which included creating and instituting innovative Value Add elements to ensure a consistent and high-quality client experience.

Prior to joining ZurickDavis, Annette worked for a boutique search firm in Europe, where she managed an international division recruiting Executives, Nurses and Allied Health Professionals, working primarily in South Africa and Ireland. In addition to her search expertise, Annette has worked with the NHS and private sector advising on recruitment and retention strategies. She started her career in the technology sector where she worked as an international account executive for a healthcare informatics company.

Annette is an MBTI Certified Practitioner and a Predictive Index Analyst.