New global MD for Ashfield Meetings & Events

Agency makes three appointments to its global leadership team, include HR and finance directors.

New MD Jason Erickson
New MD Jason Erickson

Healthcare event management agency, Ashfield Meetings & Events (part of UDG Healthcare plc) has made three appointments to its global leadership team.

Jason Erickson joins as global managing director, having run Ashfield Commercial and Patient Solutions in Canada for the past seven years. Former global managing director, Nicola Burns, has left Ashfield to pursue other opportunities. 

Steve Sanders also joins as global finance director, and Danisa Frentiu is the new global senior director of human resources.

Sanders comes from medical device business, Hillrom, where he was director of business operations. He has more than 20 years of experience working in finance management and leadership roles.

Frentiu joined Ashfield in Canada in 2013, where her focus has been on the talent agenda. She has more than 15 years of HR experience.

Erickson said: “Our global leadership team is made up of experienced leaders with extensive strategic and operational expertise, and I’m excited about continuing to grow and develop Ashfield Meetings & Events.”

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