Barbara Gonzato

Barbara Gonzato

Consultant, EU Public Affairs

Barbara joined Hill+Knowlton Strategies in 2014 and is a member of the Public Affairs team. She is currently advising clients in the healthcare, food and nutrition sectors. Her fields of expertise include healthcare, food and consumer affairs. Current and past clients include MSD, Chiesi and GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare.

A French national, Barbara has built a sound understanding in communications strategies while working as an International Communications Manager for Walgreens Boots Alliance - a leading international, pharmacy-led health group where she managed various public affairs and communications projects. She also developed a deep experience of the EU public life through several experiences with the European Community of Consumer Cooperatives (Euro Coop), Dods Group and Pesticide Action Network EU which gave her an opportunity to monitor various EU policies as well as participate in several projects with the EU institutions.

Barbara holds a Master’s degree in European Governance, major in Civil Society and Lobbying from Sciences Po Grenoble in France and a Master’s degree in European Affairs from the Sorbonne University.
+Barbara is a French national, and speaks fluent English and Italian.