Makara Health Appoints New Director, Louise Finke

Southampton, December 11, 2017 – UK-based international healthcare communications and education agency, Makara Health, has expanded its leadership team this month with the appointment of Louise Finke as Director to support its new business growth and strategic programme delivery.

Louise brings a clear understanding of client needs having spent the last 15 years in the industry in a range of in-house roles, including international training and product management at Shire Pharmaceuticals.

She has a strong strategic marketing focus specialising in all aspects of life-cycle management and market access challenges especially around pre-launch and launch activities, coupled with a background in leadership and performance management.

Commenting on her new appointment, Louise Sharp, Makara Health Founder & Managing Director said: “I am delighted to welcome Louise Finke to the team. Her considerable experience, strategic approach and industry knowledge make her a perfect fit for Makara as the company continues to expand. This has been an important year for Makara with significant new business wins and recognition from our peers and clients in the form of some great feedback and award nominations. I am confident that Louise will support our ongoing success as we move into an exciting 2018.”

Speaking about her new role, Louise Finke commented: “These are really exciting times ahead of us.  Makara Health is at that pivotal point being an established agency for 5 years, growing considerably, acquiring great customer relationships and a fantastic reputation to match.  The future looks promising. I’m absolutely thrilled to be joining the team.”

About Makara Health

Makara Health started from a desire to do things differently, to work as a senior team more closely with clients, and to incorporate the art and science of psychology and the neurological levels of communication into our methodology, to deliver powerful messages designed to create change.

Whether it is a creative launch campaign for a new or re-launched brand, a training or education programme, market preparedness, or a PR programme to impact awareness, Makara fuses robust psychological theory with inspirational ideas to create exciting programmes that deliver real results.

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For further information contact:

Helen Laurence +44 (0) 7879 366848

Louise Sharp +44 (0) 7703 459289