LONDON—Manning Selvage & Lee London has recruited Judith Cranford and Nigel Breakwell to direct its healthcare division. Cranford has been appointed as head of healthcare at MS&L London as of January 2008. Nigel Breakwell has joined MS&L London as interim head of healthcare until Cranford starts her new role.
Cranford is the former chief executive officer of the National Osteoporosis Foundation in the United States, where she directed efforts to raise greater awareness of the condition as a national and global public health concern. Previously, she worked at Ruder Finn in London, where she led teams working on national and global pre-launch, launch and post-launch programs as well as pan-European and global advocacy initiatives.
Breakwell’s was previously managing director and joint chief executive of Edelman U.K.His new role will include helping tp develop European business for the agency.