Rebecca Howard has been appointed as the new chief executive of Sensevents, a specialist engagement company working with pharma companies to help broker new relationships between the NHS and the industry.

Howard has 20 years of engaging and influencing senior levels within health, experience which has seen her in undertake key national engagement initiatives aimed at both patient and internal stakeholder groups, within both the NHS and the wider health and social care sectors.

Her networks see her working with clinical leaders and commissioners across the NHS during this period of restructure and change, and a new more commercial approach to health.

She is also the chief executive of the specialist health agency Cynergy.