Leeann Essai, Head of Marketing North America

Leeann Essai joined Guerbet as Head of Marketing for North America in 2018. In this role, she is responsible for designing the North American marketing strategy for radiology imaging products in the Guerbet diagnostic imaging portfolio and overseeing the tactical implementation of marketing plans for contrast media, power injectors, consumables and digital solutions. In addition, she manages branding, media relations, internal/external communications, advertising, websites, events, and ensures full support for the sales organization.

Ms. Essai brings more than 19 years of global marketing and marketing communications experience in healthcare to Guerbet, specifically in diagnostic imaging, healthcare IT, and medical devices. Previously, she successfully led Marketing and Communications teams at Siemens Healthineers, Cerner Corporation, and MedQuist (now M*Modal).

Ms. Essai holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism from the University of South Carolina and a Master of Business Administration with a specialization in Health Information Management from the Pennsylvania State University. She is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE).