November 8, 2013
Astellas US LLC has hired Jeffrey Winton as senior vice president and chief communications officer. Winton will have responsibility for corporate brand and reputation management in the Americas. Previously, Winton was the vice president and head, of global communications at Eli Lilly and Co. Prior to his tenure at Eli Lilly, Winton held senior communications roles at major global pharmaceutical companies such as Schering-Plough and Pharmacia. Winton holds a bachelor's degree in life sciences from Cornell University.