NEW YORK—Ruder Finn has appointed Nick Leonard as U.K. managing director, bringing a technology expertise to a firm previously best known for its work in the healthcare sector. Last year, Ruder Finn announced a new structure, organized around four core strengths: health and wellness, corporate and public trust, global connectivity, and life and style.
Prior to joining Ruder Finn, Leonard was managing director of Octane, a Lewis group company with offices in five countries, working with companies such as BT Retail and Google. Previously, he held key agency roles including VP strategy for
The firm says the appointment will complement its established healthcare practice in