Category: Personnel Moves
HeartWare International names Dr. Katrin Leadley to be its new chief medical officer following the retirement of Dr. David Hathaway.
, eLux Medical
, HeartWare International Inc.
, NxStage Medical Inc.
, Revolutions Medical Corp.
, Terumo Corp.
, X2 Biosystems
, AngioDynamics Inc.
The medical device industry posted modest job gains last year, and the industry is getting "purer" as more companies spin out their pharmaceutical divisions.
Last year may not have been a blockbuster one for medical device makers, but the industry posted steady gains in jobs, according to a new report from EP Vantage.
The analysis of nearly 100 small and large medtech companies found that jobs increased, on average, across the board. A closer look at the top 15 device makers found that jobs increased 6% overall and only 3 of the titans reduced their total headcount during the year, 2 of them by spinning out their pharma divisions.
Charles Dockendorff, the outgoing CFO at Covidien, is named to the board of directors at Haemonetics.
, BSD Medical
, Invacare Corp.
, Life Sciences Foundation
, Oncologix Tech Inc.
, Philips Healthcare
, Reva Medical Inc.
Skyline Medical reveals in an SEC filing that it raised about $733,000 to help pay its officers and directors.
Minnesota device maker issued a series of updates this month on its legal and financial dealings, including that it secured more than $733,000 to help pay for its corporate expenses.
Covidien names Bryan Hanson group president, with oversight of all of the medical device company's businesses.
Botox-maker Allergan announces restructuring measures that will cut 13% of its global workforce as the company sinks deeper into a months-long battle against activist investors and attempts at a takeover.
Updated July 21, 2014, at 12:40 p.m. EST with additional information on Allergan's earnings.
Bruce Shook, the co-founder & former CEO of Neuronetics and the ex-president of Abiomed, is named CEO of Intact Vascular.
Intact Vascular said yesterday that it named medical device veteran Bruce Shook as its new president & CEO.