Syneos Health Communications has bolstered its European Leadership team with the appointment of three senior leaders: Nicky Walsby, Andrew Thomas and Ellie Duncanson-Hunter (pictured).

Nicky Walsby joins as Managing Director, Public Relations for Syneos Health Communications Europe, overseeing the network’s industry-leading public relations agencies in Europe - Biosector 2, Chandler Chicco Agency, and Chamberlain Healthcare Public Relations. With more than 17 years of experience in global healthcare strategy and communications for the pharmaceutical and not-for-profit sector, Nicky most recently served as Executive Director of Health Unlimited.

Andrew Thomas will serve as the Head of Integrated Communications for the EU. He brings to the role nearly two decades of experience across a range of communications and media relations activities spanning the healthcare sector, in both agency and in-house roles at domestic, pan European and global levels. Most recently, he was Deputy Managing Director for Red Door Unlimited.

Ellie Duncanson-Hunter joins as European Marketing Manager for Syneos Health Communications. Leveraging her experience from her time at Health Unlimited and PMGroup, she’ll oversee brand marketing and external communications.