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Execs On The Move: Promotions Are In The Spotlight At Terumo And MiMedx Group

Japanese medical device manufacturer Terumo Corp. promoted senior management execs; MiMedx Group, developer of human placental tissue allografts, raised exec to CFO; and more.

Commercial Appointments

Execs On The Move: New Global Comms Boss At Siemens; CRH CEO Now Also Chair; New CEO At ChroniSense Medical

German multinational firm Siemens picks a global communications head; CRH Medical CEO also takes on chairmanship; ChroniSense Medical, a developer of medical monitoring devices, hires a new CEO; and more.

Commercial Appointments

Execs On The Move: Industry Veterans With Proven Track Records Chosen To Lead At Chembio, Oxford BioDynamics And Ra Medical

A CEO is chosen at three companies: Chembio Diagnostic Systems, a producer of point-of-care infectious disease diagnostics; Oxford BioDynamics, a developer of epigenetic biomarkers; and Ra Medical Systems, a maker of excimer laser systems.

Appointments Commercial

Thermo Fisher Announces Plan To Pay For Qiagen; Bernard Confirmed As Qiagen CEO

Thermo Fisher has priced an offering of $2.2bn senior notes to pay for its planned acquisition of Qiagen. The news comes the same week, Qiagen confirmed Thierry Bernard as permanent CEO following the departure of former leader Peer Schatz. 

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Execs On The Move: Promotions At Zeiss Meditec And Fulgent; Universal Biosensors Gets CEO

Carl Zeiss Meditec promoted its head of digital to president of ophthalmic devices; Fulgent Genetics, a developer of clinical genetic testing, moves a VP up to chief commercial officer; point-of-care diagnostics firm Universal Biosensors has a new CEO; and more.

Commercial Appointments

Execs On The Move: Medtronic Picks Diversity Officer, Thermo Fisher Elects Chair & Amazon Exec Goes To AliveCor

Medtronic hired first chief inclusion and diversity officer from Kaiser Permanente; Thermo Fisher CEO and president also takes on chairmanship; Amazon's former software and services director hired as CTO at AliveCor, a consumer mobile device EKG firm; and more.

Commercial Appointments

Execs On The Move: Departures At Ipsen, The Medicines Company And Pfizer Mean New Officers For eNeura, Immunomedics And OptiNose

Ipsen sales and marketing VP now heads migrane-treatment firm eNeura; a former The Medicines Company global health exec is CMO at antibody-based therapy business Immunomedics; a Pfizer regional president joins OptiNose US Inc., a developer of ENT treatments, as chief commercial officer; and more.

Commercial Appointments

Execs On The Move: Conformis And EyeKor Make Major Management Changes

Knee implant manufacturer Conformis Inc. brings aboard new chief financial officer/treasurer and operations SVP; imaging and data management software company EyeKor promoted its president/CTO to CEO; and more.

Commercial Appointments

Execs On The Move: New R&D Chief Promotion At HAL Allergy; Two C-Level Appointments At Starkey

HAL Allergy Group, developer of products for allergy diagnostics and allergen immunotherapy, promoted its principal scientist to chief R&D officer; Starkey Hearing Technologies brought on new health and business development execs to expand its global footprint; and more.

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