MUMBAI — Genesis BCW has been appointed as communications partner for Jaslok Hospital & Research Centre. The business was won following a multi-agency pitch in April. Through an integrated communications approach, Genesis BCW will support the hospital with media relations, crisis preparedness, compelling storytelling and content development.

MUMBAI — Hindustan Liquids, the sole importer of Perrier in India, has hired Kaizzen to handle the public relations and digital mandate for the iconic French natural carbonated water brand. The mandate encompasses devising a creative and engaging communications strategy to strengthen brand awareness in India, by building and reinforcing the brand’s presence in digital and media communication verticals.

SINGAPORE — Healthcare agency SPAG has added three new members to its Singapore team — Elisabelle Aruldoss, Kamaliyah Majeed and Crystal Ho — to meet the burgeoning demand for integrated communications support from health, nutrition, pharma and life sciences clients in the region. These specialists bring with them a wealth of experience from the healthcare communications, science communications and media relations sectors, to build SPAG’s capabilities and address client needs. The firm has also launched offices and added teams in four additional markets — Malaysia, Indonesia, The Philippines and Thailand — to further cement its presence, fortify its influential network and build its in-depth knowledge of local markets in the region.