Bridget has 20 years of international healthcare experience in marcomms and public relations positions where she’s built a solid reputation as a strategic thinker and a trusted counsellor. She’s become a real powerhouse in media/ crisis communications, advocacy relations, social media strategies and executive team support having worked on both the client and consultancy side in Switzerland, the U.K and Ireland.
Her passion is storytelling – ensuring external and internal communication strategies are fully aligned with leadership comms to inspire key audiences. Her scientific, analytical approach has been a real asset within pharmaceutical companies such as Amgen, Bristol Myers-Squibb and Boehringer Ingelheim where she led the communications for blockbuster cardiovascular; oncology and metabolic medicine launches.
Bridget currently works for Seqirus, a CSL company, on stakeholder engagement for their products of National significance. Her best friend is a transplant recipient and she’s always wanted to contribute from within a patient organisation.
Trained originally as a medical scientist with a Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (RMIT University), Bridget holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Public Relations (RMIT), Master of Arts in Communications (RMIT), and a Master of Science in Organisational Behaviour (Birkbeck University, London).