Steven Raz

Steven co-founded Cornerstone Search Group in 2000, and he is the CEO and Managing Partner of the firm. He started his career in the Executive Search & Recruitment industry in 1997 with a national specialty search & recruitment firm.

  • He is responsible for firm-wide strategy, culture, and people.
  • For over 20 years, Steven has developed deep, meaningful relationships with Biotech & Pharma leaders to solve their human capital challenges.
  • Steve has developed a highly customized approach and search framework that is specific to every client and their unique situation.

Clients refer to Steven as their “Chief Problem Solver” and a “Trusted Advisor.” Whether it is a clinical-stage Biotech or a large multi-billion-dollar pharma, this approach and processes have been successful and have resulted in repeat business with clients that have been with Cornerstone for more than a decade.


Personal Info

  • Steven is an active member of the Entrepreneur’s Organization (EO), an international organization of over 7,000 successful entrepreneurs across 42 countries.
  • Steven and his wife, Jennifer, have been married for over 20 years and have three children.
  • Steven enjoys cooking, baking, and gardening. As with many people, Steven’s baking skills greatly improved during the Pandemic!
  • Steven’s family co-founded “Catwalk 4 Cancer,” a yearly charity event that has raised over $250,000 for Pediatric Cancer Research at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
  • Steven and Jennifer have also donated to the Penn State Dance Marathon since they were in college, where all the money raised is donated to fight Pediatric Cancer (donations benefit the Hershey Medical Center), raising over $10 million dollars in recent years. Steven and Jennifer founded a local community LGBTQ+ support group for both parents and teens.



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Phone : 973-656-0220 ext 712