Fishawack Communications has appointed Gary Lyons as its new business unit leader in the UK, where he will take a lead role in maintaining the company's recent growth and success.
Mr Lyons can boast more than 20 years of experience of working with pharmaceutical industry businesses and global medical communication agencies, having spent six years at 3M and Teva within sales and marketing roles, before moving into the PR field.
“Fishawack Communications has hired healthcare comms veteran Gary Lyons as its new business unit leader in the UK.“
Having held senior management positions with various leading agencies, he will head up the Knutsford-based Fishawack Communications delivery team, as well as providing commercial oversight across the Fishawack Communications UK business.
The Fishawack Group now employs more than 160 people across the UK, Switzerland and the US.
Oliver Dennis, chief executive officer of the Fishawack Group, said: "Key hires such as Gary are essential to ensuring the effectiveness of our leadership teams and capitalising on our success so far."
This comes after the group expanded its commercial reach with the acquisition of the Switzerland-based healthcare PR agency Archimed Medical Communication earlier this year.See all the latest jobs in Healthcare Communications