What We Do

Public Affairs

We’re one of the only specialist independent healthcare consultancies in the UK with a grounding in public affairs and policy influencing. We can:

  • Devise and deliver effective integrated public affairs campaigns.
  • Advise on targeted, high-level contact programmes.
  • Coach senior leaders ahead of high-profile select committee appearances.
  • Conduct or support policy influencing programmes.
  • Arrange roundtables, write consultation responses and facilitate advisory boards.


We understand where policy, politics, the media, patients, clinicians and the public intersect. We can:

  • Create and deliver campaigns for multiple stakeholder audiences.
  • Raise the profile of an upcoming product, brand or issue through creative concepts.
  • Amplify your message in complex policy areas amongst external and internal stakeholders.
  • Seed a campaign across different mediums such as events, animation, video and reports.

Corporate Reputation

How others view your brand, company, product, charity or mission is critical to your success. We can:

  • Develop your corporate narrative and train your senior leaders to deliver the right messages.
  • Manage a communications crisis.
  • Improve stakeholders’ knowledge of who you are and what you do.
  • Deliver bespoke sessions for senior leaders in your company.
  • Create and deliver corporate communications programmes.

Media Relations

Knowing where and how to get a good story heard is an art, not a science. We can:

  • Develop media messaging and secure quality coverage for your product, brand or mission.
  • Draft press releases, liaise with journalists and sell in stories.
  • Deliver tailored media training sessions for teams or individuals.
  • Support the release of a new report, product or service with an integrated media relations offer.


Commitment, insight and a dash of inspiration is what makes a good strategy. We can:

  • Ensure your messages resonate with external and internal audiences.
  • Plan for new brand launches or existing ones that need an injection of fresh thinking.
  • Provide advice and guidance on pitch strategies and proposals agency-side.
  • Provide training sessions on healthcare policy and stakeholder influencing.

Patient Advocacy

We help pharma companies forge meaningful partnerships with patient groups, and support charities to turn their vision into a reality. We can:

  • Arrange and facilitate patient advisory boards.
  • Develop partnership programmes between Pharma and Third Sector organisations to raise awareness in a particular disease area.
  • Design and deliver impactful patient-facing materials and campaigns.

Email us at: hello@ovidconsulting.co.uk