NEW YORK: Cohn & Wolfe tapped Mike Kan as its global healthcare practice leader, effective March 1. Kan, former MD of health for Edelman EMEA, will be based in London and report to Donna Imperato, CEO of the firm.
Linda Dyson, who was hired in August 2009 to lead Cohn & Wolfe's global healthcare practice, has been given responsibility to lead a new healthcare public affairs offering. She will continue to be based in New York. Dyson was a director of public affairs at Roche before joining Cohn & Wolfe.
Bill Martin, president of global health for Cohn & Wolfe, left the firm in March 2009.