Nicola Scocchi heads the Health & Wellbeing team at Edelman Brussels and supports clients from the health, nutrition and consumer sectors on both policy and reputational issues. He is also the Head of Health Policy for the EMEA region, advising clients on above-market policy programs across the region. Since he joined Edelman in 2019, Nicola managed to establish Edelman Brussels as one of the ‘go to’ agencies for health policy assignments, growing significantly the team and building trustworthy relationships with clients as well as with the broader stakeholder community.
Throughout his professional career, he has been leading high-profile government affairs and communication projects and campaigns for a wide range of blue-chip companies, trade associations and governments, supporting them on regulatory matters, product launches and the establishment of multi-stakeholder coalitions.
Before joining Edelman, Nicola held various positions in a leading global business advisory firm, guiding clients from the life sciences and health sector in their public affairs and communication engagements at global, European and national level.
Previously, he assisted a Member of the European Parliament focusing on important files related to public health and food law.
Nicola contributes to major business and political magazines and got published on academic journals such as the Harvard Business Review and the Journal of Public Affairs.
Nicola’s working languages are English, Italian and Spanish.