In an Australian-first, two pharmaceutical executives have been ranked in the top 50 of ‘Australia’s Most Influential Corporate Affairs Leaders’ by corporate affairs consultants, Salt & Shein.

Sanofi’s Director of Public Affairs and Communications Japan-Pacific, Alan Brindell and AbbVie’s Director of Corporate Communications and Patient Relations Australia & New Zealand, Elizabeth Rex won the prestigious award.

Mr Brindell, who joined Sanofi in 2003, has had a long-standing career in pharmacy. Ms Rex began working for Abbvie in 2013 following a distinguished career in the banking and mining industries.

VIVA! wishes to congratulate both executives on the prestigious accolade.