About Us

BioTalent Canada supports the people behind life-changing science. Trusted as the go-to source for labour market intelligence, BioTalent Canada guides bio-economy stakeholders with evidence-based data and industry-driven standards. BioTalent Canada is focused on igniting the industry’s brainpower, bridging the gap between job-ready talent and employers, and ensuring the long-term agility, resiliency, and sustainability of one of Canada’s most vital sectors.  

Our Vision

The Canadian bio-economy is people focused, a career of choice and a key driver of the Canadian economy.

Our Mission

We strengthen Canada’s bio-economy by providing valuable, evidence-based labour market information and the best job-ready human resources available.

Our Values

BioTalent Canada’s values embrace diversity and inclusion, collaboration, science, transparency, and leadership to fuel curiosity for data-driven results to achieve impactful outcomes.

Diversity and inclusion are the vibrant threads weaving together unique perspectives, fostering a rich tapestry of innovation, empathy and boundless potential. 

Collaboration is the art of blending diverse talents and ideas into a cohesive ensemble, amplifying creativity and mutual respect to transform visions into impactful realities.

Transparency is the beacon of honesty, illuminating pathways of trust and accountability to foster understanding and a culture of shared responsibility.

Leadership is the catalyst for inspiration and empowerment, guiding with vision, empathy and integrity to ignite a collective drive towards excellence and lasting impact.

Curiosity is the fuel for exploration and discovery, to embrace new perspectives and unlock endless possibilities.

A science-infused, data-driven approach is our compass in a sea of information, steering decisions with insights and evidence for meaningful results.

Impactful outcomes are transformative results that create significant value, propel progress and inspire positive change. 

Certified as a Great Place to Work®

Recently named a Great Place to Work® for 2024 and Best Workplaces in Healthcare for 2023, by Great Place to Work Canada®, as well as being listed as a Best Workplace by HRD Canada for 2024 and a 5-Star Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Employer by Canadian HR Reporter, BioTalent Canada practices the same industry standards it recommends to stakeholders. These varied distinctions were awarded to BioTalent Canada following a thorough and independent analysis of the organization. 


Board of Directors

President and CEO – Rob Henderson

BioTalent Canada Team

BioTalent Canada members:

BioTalent Canada’s National Talent Strategy

To ensure this strategy’s success, we call on our network of partners and the Government of Canada to join and help the Canadian bio-economy flourish for the future. 

BioTalent Canada Partner Network