James Heins | Senior Vice President & Managing Director, New York Practice

Jim Heins provides senior level communications counsel and support to emerging and multinational biopharmaceutical, medical technology, health IT and health care services companies. He specializes in corporate reputation, brand communications, stakeholder engagement, crisis management, and patient advocacy.​

For 18 years, Jim has worked as a corporate communications executive within the pharmaceutical industry. He has worked with venture capital and private equity firms as well as C-suite teams in private, small and mid-cap companies in the US, China and Europe. He executes multi-channel public relations programs and leverages his extensive relationships with key financial and industry media to raise his clients’ visibility within the investment community and pharmaceutical sector. He has also worked with R&D and marketing teams to commercialize a range of health care products and services.

Previous Experience

Senior-level positions in the life science and health care practices of leading PR agencies, including H&K Strategies, ICR, Cooney Waters Unlimited and Burns McClellan​

Senior Director of Corporate Affairs & Communications, Purdue Pharma​

Manager, Public Affairs, Boehringer Ingelheim



Bachelor of Arts, English and Journalism

University of Richmond

Phone: 646-491-7042