ST. LOUIS—Guillaume Herbette, who has held senior Fleishman-Hillard positions in Europe and the United States for more than 12 years, has been named vice chairman of operations.
Herbette, who is based in New York, joins vice chairmen Bill Anderson and Kurt Wehrsten in having day-to-day responsibility for Fleishman-Hillard’s operations. He will focus primarily on overseeing the firm’s operations in North America and on growing its business with new and existing clients.
Herbette, who is a CPA, had a nine-year career in finance at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Paris and New York before joining Fleishman-Hillard in 1998 as senior vice president and finance director for Europe. He has also served as Fleishman-Hillard’s chief operating officer for Europe and South Africa, as managing director of global standards and, most recently, as chief operating officer for the East, West and Canada regions in North America.