H&K names Oestreicher to head U.S. pharma practice

Hill & Knowlton has named DeVries' Paul Oestreicher to head
its U.S. health and pharmaceutical practice.
Oestreicher, most recently head of the healthcare practice at DeVries,
previously led North American communications for Sanofi-Synthelabo and has served in various communications roles at Hoffmann-LaRoche, Wyeth and Edelman Public Relations.
He reports to U.S. chairman MaryLee Sachs.
Paul McDade, who previously headed Hill & Knowlton's worldwide healthcare practice, left the firm in March to work on a documentary film.


 

You must be a registered member of MMM to post a comment.

Email Newsletters


As US pharma continued its quest for a Grand Prix at the Lions Health international festival of creativity, MM&M went on location to Cannes, France. Missed our coverage from June? Now, we're giving you an opportunity to catch up on some of what you missed. Download our e-book on the two-day festival, recapping the event, rounding up the best of the speakers, offering perspective and listing all of the winners. Click here to download.


The most recent MM&M Skill Sets Live event surveyed a range of issues relating to one of the hottest promotional spaces in healthcare. Speakers and panelists at the morning-long session, including promotional- and multichannel-minded executives from GSK, Epocrates, Treato and Montefiore Medical Center, weighed in on topics designed to help marketers demystify the challenges associated with non-personal promotion. Click here.