Siân Hurst joins the senior management team at Aurora and will report into MD Claire Eldridge. Hurst leaves Huntsworth after 11 years at the agency working in therapeutic areas including respiratory, oncology, gastroenterology and men’s health.
She has experience working on medical education and public relations activity. At Aurora she will work on the agency’s existing global bio-pharma UCB Group account and will also work on new business activities.
Aurora has also hired Chiara Charkham as an account director. She joins from Ogilvy Health PR where she worked for two years on the agency’s Novartis and AstraZeneca accounts.