Bose has been president of Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa for Boston Scientific since January 2013. The 30-year veteran of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) was chairman of J&J’s medical devices & diagnostics business throughout Asia-Pacific, where he pioneered its entry in all emerging markets in Asia, including China, India, and Vietnam.
"Supratim’s deep knowledge and leadership experience in the Asia Pacific and international markets will be a valuable contribution as we look to grow our company outside of the U.S.," CareFusion chairman & CEO Kieran Gallahue said in prepared remarks. "We are fortunate to have someone with his credentials in the medical device industry as part of our board of directors."
Neovasc’s new clinical affairs veep is St. Jude, Boston, Medtronic vet
Neovasc (NYSE:NVC) said it named Vicki Bebeau to be its new vice president of clinical affairs. Bebeau, an 18-year medtech veteran, has held "clinical positions of increasing responsibility" at St. Jude Medical (NYSE:STJ), Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX) and Medtronic (NYSE:MDT), Neovasc said.
Unilife names new legal chief
Unilife (NSDQ:UNIS) said in named former Duane Morris partner John Ryan as senior vice president, general counsel and secretary and moved former general counsel Christopher Naftzger to vice president of legal affairs.
Donato is new CFO at Bovie Medical
Former Cyberonics (NSDQ:CYBX) controller Peter Donato is the new CFO at Bovie Medical (NYSE:BVX), replacing Gary Pickett, who’s leaving to pursue other opportunities.
AdvaMed names new gov’t affairs exec, Emerging Growth Company Council chairman
AdvaMed, the Advanced Medical Technology Assn, said in named Beltway habitue Riley Swinehart as vice president of government affairs. The trade group also said that Nadim Yared, president & CEO of CVRx, was named chairman of its Emerging Growth Company Council.