Miranda Dini Appointed Global Healthcare Lead for AVENIR GLOBAL

Written by: Pharmiweb editor
Published on: 25 Feb 2020

 AVENIR GLOBAL is pleased to announce that Miranda Dini is taking on the role of Global Healthcare Lead for the firm.

AVENIR GLOBAL, one of the top 15 largest communications firms in the world, has more than 1,000 employees in key strategic markets across Europe/Middle East, the United States and Canada. Healthcare, which collectively represents more than 30% of the firm’s business, is the network’s largest sector.

Dini has been leading the AXON business in Europe since 2012, overseeing a tripling in size of the operation, and establishing AXON as one of the leading healthcare consultancies in London. Her new expanded role will involve spearheading cross-firm initiatives to further strengthen the global healthcare business across all the AVENIR GLOBAL brands, while also continuing to lead AXON in Europe.

“We work with healthcare clients in every one of our brands, providing a wide range of services, including insights, strategic planning, public relations, medical communications, clinical trial services, creative, branding and market access,” said Ralph Sutton, International Managing Partner, AVENIR GLOBAL. “Miranda has a deep understanding of the expertise within our firm and a proven track record for driving growth and collaboration.  She is the ideal person to help orchestrate our network resources to deliver great results for our clients.”

The Canadian-headquartered independent firm, which has built a global powerhouse of specialist healthcare communications agencies, sets itself apart by encouraging all of its agencies to work closely together, providing the best possible teams to service clients.

“What I love about our firm is that we consciously collaborate, as we know we bring different strengths and expertise to the table.  By putting our clients first, we don’t get caught up in bureaucracy or agency politics,” said Dini. “We focus on helping our clients effectively communicate the value of what they’re trying to achieve, by seamlessly bringing together deep experience, dynamic insights and diverse viewpoints to deliver breakthrough creative solutions.”

AVENIR GLOBAL brands include AXON, Cherry, Hanover, Madano, NATIONAL, Padilla and SHIFT. 


AVENIR GLOBAL is a Montreal-based holding and management company with an active operations mindset and a hands-on approach to all its investments. A global powerhouse of specialist communications firms, AVENIR GLOBAL has 1,000 staff and offices in 24 locations across Canada, the US, Europe and the Middle East, and ranks among the top 15 largest communication firms in the world. In Canada, AVENIR GLOBAL owns NATIONAL Public Relations, the country’s leading public relations firm, servicing clients across a wide range of sectors, which includes NATIONAL Capital Markets, the industry’s foremost investor relations and financial services practice. In the US, AVENIR GLOBAL owns SHIFT Communications, a data-driven integrated communications agency; and the public relations and communication company Padilla, which includes the brand consultancy Joe Smith, the food and nutrition experts at FoodMinds and the research authorities at SMS Research Advisors. In Europe, AVENIR GLOBAL owns the London-based strategic communications consultancy Madano; and Hanover, one of the EMEA’s leading strategic communications and public affairs consultancies, with offices in London, Brussels, Dublin, Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Hanover Group also includes creative communications agency The Playbook, and the brand and culture consultancy Multiple. The AVENIR GLOBAL network also includes healthcare specialists AXON Communications, with offices in Toronto, the US, the UK and Europe, and healthcare creative agency Cherry, based in London.

AVENIR GLOBAL is owned by RES PUBLICA Consulting Group.

Related links