With our finger firmly on the pulse of industry trends,
we’re tirelessly in tune with the evolving concept of a Key Opinion Leader – and we know who they are.
Let us introduce you to the top minds in the global medical community – from rising stars to world-renowned authorities.

Working with over half of the world’s top 50 global pharmaceutical
and healthcare companies, we provide comprehensive assessments of medical experts via a host of solutions:

Identification & Profiling

Industry-leading insight on KOLs, organizations, and payers across multiple specialties and therapeutic areas.


Geographical and professional impact mapping to measure influence and reach of KOL activities across multiple therapeutic areas.


A suite of engagement plans providing critical guidance for teaming with KOLs in a host of development categories.

Extremely knowledgeable and helpful. They really know how to find exactly what you need.

- Deputy Director of Commercial Development at Leading global biotechnology and diagnostics company

They did a great job of getting us the core data we needed for KOLs.

- Vice President of Business Development and Alliances at Top global biopharmaceutical company

We think of Thought Leader Select FIRST for this kind of work.

- Technical Manager at Leading animal health products manufacturer

We recommended TLS to our colleagues after they raved about the quality and clarity of their work.

- Business Unit Therapeutic Area Director at Leading global biopharmaceutical company

It was an absolute pleasure partnering Thought Leader Select. These guys rock.

- Medical Stakeholder Engagement Manager at Leading global drug and device manufacturer

Our Team
We’re a multi-faceted, forward-thinking group driving healthcare initiatives with a mission to improve public health outcomes.

Paul Meade

Paul Meade


Lisa Smith

Lisa Smith

Chief Data Officer

Kristen Smithwick

Kristen Smithwick

Chief Operating Officer

Brian Castle

Brian Castle

Sr. Dir. of Marketing & Strategy

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