Alcon Selects TCG for Director of Organizational Development & Effectiveness Search

FORT WORTH, TX – Alcon, a global leader in eye care, has selected The Christopher Group to lead their Director of Organizational Development & Effectiveness search. Managing Director, Nat Schiffer and Recruiting Director, Jim May are leading the critical search.

“The Christopher Group is honored to partner again with Alcon on this critical search,” said Nat Schiffer. “Alcon is shoring up some gaps as they have separated from Novartis. This role, an internal Organizational Effectiveness consultant, will play a key role in designing a strategic, agile, and impactful organization.  These roles are highly specialized and an area that we have demonstrated expertise in for more than a decade.”

The Director of Organizational Development & Effectiveness will focus on the assessment, design, and execution of innovative solutions to build the Alcon infrastructure through diverse talent, teams and by strengthening organizational effectiveness to deliver on customer and patient outcomes. The Director of Organizational Development & Effectiveness will collaborate with executive leaders, senior leaders, and the HR community to design and deliver organizational effectiveness initiatives to deliver on Alcon’s business strategy including org design, change management, team effectiveness, succession planning, executive coaching, etc.

To learn more about this opportunity and/or The Christopher Group please contact Jim May at

About Alcon

Since 1945, Alcon has offered the broadest portfolio of products to enhance sight and improve people’s lives. Their Surgical and Vision Care products touch the lives of more than 260 million people in over 140 countries each year living with conditions like cataracts, glaucoma, retinal diseases, and refractive errors. More than 20,000 associates help enhance the quality of life through innovative products, partnerships with eye care professionals, and programs that advance access to quality eye care.

About The Christopher Group

Through its award-winning, customized HR solutions, The Christopher Group (TCG) delivers critical human capital solutions in the area of executive HR search, interim HR leaders, and HR consulting. Since 1998, TCG has served clients across all industries, locations, company sizes, and verticals. Staffed by former HR professionals and highly trained search practitioners who have sat in the job, TCG has been named one of the Fastest-Growing and Best Non-Profit and Diversity Executive Recruiting Firms by Hunt Scanlon as well as Forbes’ 2019, 2020, & 2021 list of America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms.