Global Head Communications & Patient Advocacy , Novartis

Mark is C-suite business leader and physician with unique breadth of global, cross boundary experience spanning pharmaceuticals, healthcare, consumer goods, animal health and food and beverages in leading organizations, including Novartis, Procter & Gamble and the NHS. Mark has 20+ years' international experience covering corporate and product communications, digital communications, advocacy, public affairs, crisis management, brand strategy and marketing. He has a proven record of creating and executing award-winning communications, advocacy and brand programs that change and shape policy, opinion, behaviors and deliver superior business results for some of the world's most recognizable brands.