New business

SPAG appoints Ritika Jauhari to lead strategy and new business

NEW DELHI – Health communications company SPAG has announced the appointment of Ritika Jauhari as President of Strategy and New Business.

Jauhari (pictured) returns to SPAG after an eight-month stint as Head of Healthcare Practice at H+K Strategies. She was previously instrumental in founding SPAG, spending a decade with the independent agency.

Jauhari will work closely with SPAG founder Aman Gupta, focusing on the overall growth of the company and its positioning as an integrated leader in healthcare communications and advocacy. With over 18 years of experience, Jauhari has held several leadership positions focused on public health and pharmaceutical work.

“Ritika will be focused on accelerating the overall growth of the business and solidifying the strategic roadmap for important customers,” said Gupta. “Ritika’s broad and deep understanding of the business will be key to strengthening our position as an industry leader in integrated communications and advocacy across the healthcare continuum.” His addition to the leadership team will bring values ​​of collaboration, bold ideas and a positive attitude to the table, energizing employees across all geographies to build on our core vision of making our world a better place.

“It is indeed a return to basics but with new vigor, bolder vision and aspirations for the industry and the brand,” added Jauhari. “SPAG has been a leader in healthcare communications and in many ways has defined and shaped integrated communications in the sector. As we emerge from the pandemic, we see a huge opportunity ahead of us. Now is the time to innovate and think creatively to shape targeted integrated campaigns that impact our customers. »