David Hunt

CEO West, Havas Health & You

David Hunt is the Chief Digital Officer and CEO West of Havas Health & You, the leading health and wellness network focused on promoting healthy living decision across the entire health ecosystem. David is focused on using creativity to address the information inequality in healthcare, ensuring that communications are a true partner to medical discovery transforming breakthroughs into universal solutions.

Author of the internationally acclaimed Healthcare Heroes and a series of globally recognized white papers, focused on the future of healthcare communications. David continues to explore the evolution of clinicians into innovators, patients into activists, and carers into advocates. Speaker at Harvard Business School, Cannes Lions, Founders Forum and the Financial Times.

Former CEO of the Havas Lynx Group; Cannes Lions Healthcare Agency of the Year 2018, PMGroup EU Agency of the Year 2015, Havas Agency of the Year 2012. During David’s tenure the agency enjoyed unprecedented commercial success with year-on-year double digit growth and sustained profitability. As part of his long-term strategy David prioritized inspiring the very best talent, with his legacy including; #LXAcademy for their development & engagement, #LYNXLife for their attraction & retention, and the Graduate program to inspire the next generation.


Key projects

  • All
  • Healthcare Heroes
  • Carers
  • Gen Now
  • Smiles That Save Lives

Healthcare Heroes

Healthcare is on the cusp of a dramatic transformation, one that will improve the lives of patients all over the world. Healthcare Heroes is a project dedicated to celebrating the people at the center of this transformation, who are working with passion, purpose and determination to make a difference to peoples' lives all over the world.

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