Senior management restructure sees Havas Lynx promote David Hunt to CEO

Digital health agency Havas Lynx has appointed David Hunt as its CEO as it restructures it senior team.

The move will see Hunt, who has been with the agency for well over a decade, take on the new position, while Neil Martin will become commercial director and Steve Nicholas and David Whittingham will also take on the positions of managing partners.

Hunt was sponsored by Creative Lynx prior to its acquisition by Havas, through his design degree before joining the agency’s senior management team at the age of 25.

Commented Ben Davies, European CEO of Havas Health said of the senior team at Havas Lynx: “We have aligned their passion, innovation and vision with industry leading strategy and insight to ensure our clients get to the future first.”

Hunt added: “We’ve amazing people, doing amazing things, creating a platform for new initiatives and new ideas. Over the coming months we are set to launch new services and products that combine clinical & digital excellence, as we continue to pioneer the agency experience. We are committed to delivering a complete, exceptional service to all our clients.”

Meanwhile, the agency has also hired Dr Nick Broughton as its medical director and Gary Monk as director of strategy and innovation, it has revealed.

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