Annabelle brings more than 20 years of experience across HCP
advertising, Medical Communications, and PR. She currently serves as Global
Chief Commercial Officer for Huntsworth Health responsible for global strategic
management, new markets and geographies, as well as global agency coordination,
delivery, evaluation and importantly procurement.
During Annabelle’s career, she has been responsible for
building and managing global, European and domestic brand/medical strategy
across multiple stakeholders, regions, countries, and medical and marketing
disciplines. As an integrated strategist she has worked across multiple
therapeutic categories, including immunology (biologics and biosimilars),
ophthalmology, GI, virology, orphan and rare disease, cardiology, neurology,
She started her career at Abbott Laboratories in the United
Kingdom as a primary and secondary sales representative before moving to the
agency side of the business when she joined VB Communications and Jago Pearce
(now part of Huntsworth Health). Annabelle plays a pivotal role in our ongoing
procurement relationships globally across all our disciplines, where she is
involved with relationship management, rate and contract negotiations, leading
responses to RFIs and RFPs, and coordinating the network around the world for
our clients and new business pitches. She also maintains the integrity of our
global network and presently supports the development of our Asia Pacific,
Middle East and Latin America regional capabilities.
Annabelle graduated from Edinburgh University with a
Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree specialising in physiology and cardiovascular
pharmacology in 1995. Annabelle gained her Postgraduate Diploma from the
Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and is also a member of the Governance
council of the Healthcare Communications Association (HCA) and a Co-Chair for
the Communiqué awards in 2019.
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