Esra Erkal-Paler is the head of global media relations at pharma company AstraZeneca.
Erkal-Paler has worked in communications at a number of large firms. She has been an associate director of lobbyists Burson-Marsteller (1996-1998), head of corporate affairs at consumer goods company Unilever (1998-2001), director of corporate communications and external affairs at cosmetics company L'Oreal (2001-2007), on the advisory board of TLG Partners (now part of FTI Consulting) (2007-2008), director of policy, communications and marketing at regulators Advertising Standards Authority (2008-2011) and in 2011 was appointed head of global media relations at AstraZeneca.
At her role with AstraZeneca, she has 'direct responsibility for reputation management, policy development and marketing, while making the case for effective self-regulation to consumers, the UK government, industry, NGOs and European Union institutions'.
- Email: email@example.com
- Telephone: +44 7771 740311
- Linkedin Esra Erkal-Paler, accessed 6 July 2015.
- Pharma File AstraZeneca appoints Esra Erkal Paler head of global media relations, 22 December 2010, accessed 6 July 2015.
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