DURHAM, N.C. - Monday, November 7th 2016 [ME NewsWire]
(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bioventus, a global leader in orthobiologic solutions, today announced the appointment of Andrew McCartney as Managing Director, International for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). McCartney, who will be responsible for leading the company’s EMEA business and growing the Bioventus Active Healing Therapies portfolio within the region, will also have responsibility for the international headquarters office in Hoofddorp, The Netherlands.
“We are very pleased Andrew is joining us to lead our growing business in EMEA,” said Tony Bihl, CEO of Bioventus. “His broad and deep experience of the European healthcare market, business management and marketing will help us accelerate our growth in key international markets.”
McCartney joins Bioventus from Stryker, where for the past 10 years he progressively grew through leadership roles in Sales, Marketing and Business Unit Management positions. He most recently served as Vice President and General Manager of the Surgical Division of Stryker Europe and previously was General Manager, MedSurg, Stryker UK & Ireland. He began his nearly 20-year career in the medical device industry with UK based distributors gaining experience in multiple segments including wound care, patient monitoring and diagnostic cardiology in both primary and acute healthcare settings.
McCartney has a Bachelor of Accountancy from the University of Glasgow.
Bioventus is an orthobiologics company that delivers clinically proven, cost-effective products that help people heal quickly and safely. Its mission is to make a difference by helping patients resume and enjoy active lives. Bioventus has two product portfolios for orthobiologics, Bioventus Active Healing Therapies and Bioventus Surgical that make it a global leader in active orthopaedic healing. Built on a commitment to high quality standards, evidence-based medicine and strong ethical behavior, Bioventus is a trusted partner for physicians worldwide.
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