We are pleased to announce that our longtime colleague Willi Brand has once again became a partner at furrerhugi on July 1, 2020. As co-shareholder and mandate manager, he will in future play an active role in the development and expansion of our furrerhugi agency and our brand alliance comfederation.
Willi Brand has once before been a consultant in our agency from 2008 to 2017 and a partner from 2010 to 2017. For the last two years, Willi Brand was Senior Health Policy Advisor at MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme AG and responsible for the expansion of Public Affairs at MSD Switzerland. In national and international public affairs management and corporate communications, Willi Brand gained valuable experience in the pharmaceutical industry with a focus on oncology, vaccines and biologics. In this function he was also a delegate of MSD in various working groups at Interpharma.
Since January 2020, Willi Brand has been back with furrerhugi as a Senior Consultant and since July 1, as a Partner. He is primarily responsible for mandates in the life science, ICT and infrastructure sectors.