Healthcare advertising and communications group inVentiv Health Communications has appointed Julie Adrian as managing director for its European operations.
Adrian will oversee the group's advertising, digital, public relations, medical communications, research, market access and clinical trial recruitment agencies across London, Frankfurt, Munich and Paris.
For the last 13 years, Adrian served as US managing director for Chandler Chicco Agency, and prior to this was executive vice president of Cohn & Wolfe in New York.
She also brings pharmaceutical communications experience from Sanofi, where she was US product communications manager from 1997 to 1999.
Lisa Stockman, president of inVentiv Health Communications, said: “Julie has the industry knowledge and internal connections to accelerate our growth strategy in Europe.
“She is a seasoned leader and team builder who has successfully grown our West Coast and US presence for the past 13 years, often expanding US business into global markets.
“We're excited about our future in the EU given client demands for more integrated solutions to solve complex health challenges.”