Healthcare communications and advocacy firm, SPAG today, announced the appointment of Ritika Jauhari as president, strategy & new business.
Ritika Jauhari had been associated with SPAG in its founding years and played an instrumental role in building the company at the forefront of healthcare communications, since the start of its journey 7 years back. As she joins back, in a new leadership role, Ritika will work closely with Aman Gupta, founder, SPAG and focus on the firm’s overall growth and firming its positioning as a leading integrated healthcare communications and advocacy firm.
Jauhari has joined SPAG back after her stint with Hill+Knowlton Strategies India, she was their head of healthcare practice from September 2021.
Announcing the appointment, Aman Gupta said, "We are thrilled to have Ritika join SPAG in her new role. Ritika's focus will be on accelerating overall business growth and solidifying the strategic roadmap for important clients. Ritika's broad and in-depth understanding of the business will be critical in strengthening our position as the industry leader in integrated communications and advocacy across the healthcare continuum."
Speaking about her appointment, Ritika said, " It is indeed a homecoming but with new vigour, bolder vision and aspirations for the sector and the brand. As we navigate ourselves out of pandemic, we see a huge opportunity in front of us. The time is ripe to innovate and think creatively to shape purpose led integrated campaigns that deliver impact for our clients. “
Ritika has also extensively worked with clients such as WHO, GAVI Alliance, USAID, Gilead, Novartis, Sanofi Pasteur.