The life sciences recruitment firm the RSA has announced that Michael Huberts has joined the UK business as an executive search consultant.

Fluent in Japanese, Michael previously worked as partner in the healthcare division of Optia Partners, a leading Tokyo-based executive search firm which he co-managed. Running searches within the APAC markets, Michael sponsored several local symposia and was a regular thought leader in the region.

Previously, Michael worked in investor relations to the funds industry and was credit advisor to a number of FTSE 250 companies. He holds an MBA from The University of Oxford, Sa?d Business School and a bachelor of commerce management/statistics from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia.