- New York
Patrick is a thought leader on the future of healthcare and the CEO of Wunderman Thompson Health, where he is charged with leading the agency to inspire consumers and healthcare professionals to better, healthier behaviours. At Wunderman Thompson Health, Patrick unites leading healthcare expertise with the best creativity, data and technology capabilities to power growth for some of the most important brands in the world, including traditional as well as less traditional healthcare brands.
Prior to Wunderman Thompson Health, Patrick led the WPP Global Health Community. In this role, he spearheaded the efforts of a group of more than 20 c-suite executives, spanning capabilities, agency specialties and clients, to continually refine and create the innovative solutions that WPP has brought forward to solve the most pressing healthcare needs around the world.
Also, Patrick was the Global Client Lead for J&J, where he was responsible for bringing the best of WPP to J&J in all engagements, spanning more than 15 WPP companies operating in more than 20 countries worldwide. He led a team of cross functional healthcare specialists working with J&J across Consumer Healthcare, Janssen, Medical Devices and J&J Corporate initiatives.
Patrick's background is leading creative agency teams and he has a passion for applying technology to address the marketing challenges of today. No stranger to WPP, Patrick previously spent 13 years in the network leading teams working on Pfizer, Boehringer Ingelheim and GSK. His previous healthcare experience spans Cardiovascular, Oral Health, Migraine/Pain Management, Sleep, Respiratory and Corporate Brand Strategy.
Previously, Patrick spent seven years in London and is a citizen of both the US and the UK. He is an avid sports fan, who is equally comfortable talking American or European football, and a passionate world traveler, who is happiest when accompanied by his wife and two young children.