The Irvine, Calif.-based medical device company said Abate, 60, will stay on as CFO while the search goes on. Edwards hired Peter Crist of Crist/Kolder Associates to assist in the quest, according to a press release.
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Mako Surgical (NSDQ:MAKO) tapped Lawrence Gibbons to replace its regulatory affairs vice president, James Keller, who resigned effective Feb. 3.
Gibbons, 60, was most recently with Fisher & Paykel Healthcare (NZE:FPH), where he helped establish a manufacturing facility in Mexico and set up the quality system at the company’s New Zealand headquarters.