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Paul Santos - Partner


With over 20 years of healthcare staffing, business development, and leadership experience, Paul has lived by the philosophy of always putting his client’s needs first. “Developing transparent client communication and rapport while never trying to put a square peg in a round hole is critical.”

Paul Santos has over two decades of talent acquisition experience in high-growth healthcare recruitment companies with 13 of those years being with THMED and Curative companies. As one of the first members at Fidelis Partners (a THMED company), Paul served as a Regional Vice President before joining as a Partner at Curative Executive Search.

During his time as a Regional Vice President, he led and developed one of the most consistent and top-performing teams at Fidelis Partners while cultivating his own book of business with large healthcare organizations such as Kaiser, Banner, and Dignity Health. Paul has been recognized year after year as a top revenue producer. He has also been able to apply that success-driven mindset to building customer-focused, high-performing teams from the ground up.

Paul attended California State University Long Beach and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree. He currently resides in Franklin, Tennessee, and has three children. During his free time, he enjoys traveling with his wife and spending time with his family.