NEW YORK: Edelman appointed Kym White to global vice chair of health, where she will focus on counsel and relationship development with global clients headquartered in the US.
White most recently served as VP of global corporate communications at Baxter International. She also worked at Ogilvy PR Worldwide as head of its global health practice and as MD of the New York office.
White will report to Matthew Harrington, president and CEO, Edelman US, and Nancy Turett, global president, health, Edelman. The agency's health clients include American Heart Association, American Public Health Association, AstraZeneca, Humana, and Johnson & Johnson.