Hanover Communications has named Sarah Matthew as the new chair of its Health practice.

Sarah will work with Hanover Health teams in London, Brussels, Dublin and the Middle East to support the growth and integration of the practice.

Sarah co-founded Virgo Health in 2003, which grew into one of the leading international healthcare communication agencies, and more recently, served as chair for Golin’s global healthcare practice.

Managing director of Health, Andrew Harrison said: “Sarah is legendary in our industry and I am very excited that she is joining Hanover Health. As we deepen our in-market work and expand our international reach, it feels like we are opening a new chapter in Hanover Health’s story. I know Sarah’s experience will help us continue our success.”