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Execs On The Move: Coloplast, EOS, Notal Hire CEOs From The Inside

Promotions bring execs to the top spots at ostomy and wound-care specialist Coloplast AS, imaging solutions and ortho surgical care company EOS Imaging, and ophthalmics AI firm Notal Vision. Those and more recent medtech personnel moves.

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Execs On The Move: Changes In Management Positions At Danaher And Johnson & Johnson

This week, a new corporate development senior VP arrives at clinical and research diagnostics firm Abcam, a VP opts out of business development post at Danaher to strategize for Agilent Tech, and a supply chain exec departs J&J.

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Execs On The Move: Chair Changes At InvitroCue, Predictive Technology And B. Braun

New chairs of InvitroCue's medical advisory board, Predictive Technology's clinical advisory board and B. Braun Melsungen's management board.

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Earl Bakken, Medtronic Co-Founder And CRM Pioneer, Dies

Medtronic co-founder and cardiac rhythm management pioneer, Earl Bakken, passed away Oct. 21 at his home in Kiholo, Hawaii at age 94.

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Execs On The Move: Exits At ConvaTec And Theradiag; New Chiefs At Mauna Kea And Medovex

In this week's roundup, a sudden retirement from the CEO of ConvaTec. And Medovex, which makes a minimally device to address chronic back pain, replaced its CEO. More executive comings and goings from around the industry.

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QUOTED. Oct. 23, 2018. Gregory Lucier.

Christopher Barry, who has run Medtronic's Surgical Innovations business since 2015, will become the new CEO of NuVasive Inc. on Nov. 5. See what current NuVasive CEO Gregory Lucier, who will stay with the spine-surgery company as the chairman of its board of directors, said about Barry's appointment here.

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Medtronic Vet Christopher Barry Takes Helm At Nuvasive

About three years after becoming CEO of NuVasive, Gregory Lucier is ceding the role to Barry, who has led Medtronic's Surgical Innovations business, effective Nov. 5. Lucier will continue to serve as chairman of the board for the San Diego-based minimally-invasive spine surgery technology company.

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Execs On The Move: Promotions At BD, Abbott, LuxCath and Varian Medical

Recent moves up the ladder: new COOs at Beckton Dickinson and Abbott, a chief technology officer at LuxCath, and a chief growth officer at Varian Medical. In addition, the chairman of BTG announced his decision to depart at the end of the year.

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Robert Ford Steps Up At Abbott Labs

The company's device business chief is expanding his portfolio as Abbott's new president and chief operating officer, leading to some speculation that he is being positioned to be the next CEO.

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