Category: Personnel Moves
ConvaTec names interim chief executive Paul Moraviec as its permanent CEO.
ConvaTec, which is rumored to be exploring a sale, said yesterday that it made its interim CEO, former EMEA president Paul Moraviec, to be its new permanent CEO.
Luxembourg-based ConvaTec, which is owned by private equity firms Avista Capital Partners and Nordic Capital, tapped Moraviec to lead its business in Europe, the Middle East and Africa in 2009.
Dr. Constantine Wilson, the former top dog at Monarch Medical, is named American CEO after landing at Japan's Nihon Kohden last year.
Ex-FDA chief Dr. Margaret Hamburg is named foreign secretary of the Institute of Medicine.
Dr. Margaret Hamburg, who resigned as FDA commissioner in February, was named foreign secretary of the U.S. Institute of Medicine this week.
Hamburg spent 6 years leading the federal safety watchdog, overseeing a massive revamp of its medical device, drug, food and tobacco regulation.
, CVS Caremark Corp.
, DJO Global
, Food & Drug Administration (FDA)
, Institute of Medicine
, Intersect ENT Inc.
, LeMaitre Vascular Inc.
, Perseon (formerly BSD Medical)
, SteadyMed Therapeutics
, Telcare Inc.
, Unilife Corp.
, Vascular Pathways Inc.
Royal Philips taps former Hologic CEO Rob Cascella to be the new leader of its imaging business.
Cor Medical Technologies
, Entellus Medical Inc.
, HeartSine Technologies Inc.
, Hologic Inc.
, Royal Philips
, SuperSonic Imagine S.A.
Insulet lures former Analogic CFO Michael Levitz to be its new finance chief.
Ferolyn Powell, the former CEO of Evalve who led it to a $410 million acquisition by Abbott, is killed in a motorbike accident in Thailand.
Former Evalve CEO Ferolyn Powell, who led the MitraClip developer to a $410 million acquisition by Abbott (NYSE:ABT), died this month in a motorbike accident in northern Thailand, her family said yesterday.
, Cantel Medical Corp.
, Clayton Dubilier Rice
, InVivo Therapeutics Corp.
, JP Morgan Chase
, NxThera Inc.
, Spectranetics Corp.
, SurModics Inc.
, Urologix Inc.
, Abbott Laboratories
Calhoun Vision replaces Verne Sharma in the corner office with former Bausch & Lomb executive Rick Heinick.