Edelman Global Advisory has named BIO vet Joseph Damond, senior health advisor.
At the Biotechnology Innovation Organization, Diamond was deputy chief policy officer and executive VP for international affairs, dealing with healthcare advocacy, economic, trade and foreign relations matters.
Previously, he served as VP-international government relations at Pfizer and deputy VP-international affairs at Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America.
He also did a more than 10-year stint as assistant US Trade Representative for Asia and the Pacific.
Deborah Lehr, EGA CEO, said, “when it comes to applicable healthcare policy and business experience, the level of knowledge that Joe brings to the table is unmatched.”