Megan Svensen
Megan Svensen

Megan Svensen, who did a seven-year stint as managing director at W2O Group, has joined Lippe Taylor as executive VP-healthcare as the New York firm expands its biopharmaceutical and medical device businesses.

Svensen also did eight-year runs as healthcare executive VP at Marina Maher Communications and Ogilvy.

She has worked for clients involved in women’s health, diabetes, respiratory, cardiovascular, dermatology and oncology areas.

Maureen Lippe, called Svenson “the perfect leader to support our unique blend of science and consumer know-how."

At LT, Svensen will work closely with healthcare practice leader Jennifer O’Neill, a veteran of InVentiv Health, Chamberlain Healthcare PR and Ruder Finn.