NEW YORK—Financial Dynamics has added three senior executives to advise the firm’s growing roster of life sciences clients.
Jonathan Birt has been appointed senior vice president of the U.S. life sciences team, joining from the FD London life sciences team, where he was a partner with responsibility for continental Europe. Before joining FD in 2000, Birt spent 12 years as a financial journalist, including six years following the
healthcare sector as European pharma and biotech correspondent at Dow Jones and then Reuters.
FD has also added Julie Huang as a senior vice president in New York. She joins from Cohn & Wolfe, where she helped create the healthcare practice’s Bio360° division.
Additionally, Julia Phillips, formerly managing director of Noonan Russo in Europe, joins as a partner in the London life sciences team.
”FD’s life sciences practice has long been a market leader in Europe and it is the fastest-growing sector of our business in the United States,” says Declan Kelly, president and CEO of FD in the U.S.