21 Jan 2013, London: The Life Sciences team of College Hill, part of the international business communications consultancy, College Group, has strengthened and expanded its Investors Relations and Financial PR offering with the appointment of Veronica Sellar as Partner.
Veronica joins with 20 years’ experience in finance and communications. Most recently she was based in the USA working as a consultant and also as Communications Business Partner for AstraZeneca plc. Prior to this she gained in house communications experience as Head of Communications for Xenova plc (listed in the UK and USA) as well as in PR/IR consultancy. Before her career in communications, she spent six years in equity sales. Veronica has a BSc in Biology with Management and an MBA from Imperial College London.
College Hill Life Sciences provides a full service offering across corporate, marketing, financial and healthcare communications. It has an integrated specialist life sciences design team and provides international reach through life science offices in London, Manchester, Munich, Melbourne, Sydney and Boston. It currently represents some 50 life sciences companies globally, including 20 listed companies traded on exchanges in the UK, Germany, Australia and the USA.
Commenting on the expansion, Sue Charles, Managing Partner, Life Sciences said: "Veronica’s experience in Europe and the USA will enhance our ability to support clients globally. Her in-depth knowledge of the sector and considerable skills and expertise further enhances our service offering.”
“The team at College Hill work with some of the most exciting and dynamic companies in the Life Sciences sector and I am enthusiastic to be playing a part in expanding its client base further” said Veronica, adding “Being able to support clients in their outreach to shareholders in an integrated way across multiple markets is important to presenting a congruent story for our clients.”
As Partner, Veronica joins the Life Sciences Senior Executive team, which also includes Managing Partner Sue Charles and Partners Dr Lynne Trowbridge, Melanie Toyne Sewell and Chris Fisher.
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