Tania Jayesuria

Tania Jayesuria

Managing Partner, OPR Health

Tania was appointed Managing Partner of opr’s specialist healthcare practice, opr health, in October 2018, after more than three years as its Director.
Tania has 15 years’ experience in the healthcare public relations and communications space, bringing a wealth of knowledge in both devising and executing successful high-level strategic campaigns involving multiple stakeholders.
Tania’s experience extends to both in-house and agency roles. She spent three years as an in-house Communications Manager for pharmaceutical companies, Pfizer and Eli Lilly. During this time, she was responsible for internal and external corporate and brand communications. She has also worked for a number of leading Australian healthcare PR and public affairs agencies, including Ogilvy PR, Parker & Partners, Edelman and Professional Public Relations (PPR).
Tania has extensive knowledge and expertise in government relations and public affairs, reimbursement campaigns, product launches, issues management, stakeholder engagement, corporate reputation, media relations and copywriting. This expertise covers a broad range of health areas including oncology, rare diseases, rheumatology, dermatology, haematology, vaccines, diabetes and mental health.
Tania currently sits on the Executive Committee of the Australian Thyroid Foundation and acts as its Social Media and Community Manager & Newsletter Editor.
Tania holds a Bachelor of Communications in Public Relations from the University of Canberra.