Finland: Ilkka Laurila named interim CEO at Terveystalo

Ilkka Laurila, current chief financial officer of Terveystalo, the country’s largest healthcare services company, has been appointed interim chief executive officer. He will serve as...

India: Nori appointed as international director at Apollo Cancer Centres

Apollo Hospitals, India’s biggest hospital chain, has appointed radiation oncologist Dattatreyudu Nori as international director – Apollo Cancer Centres, Apollo Hospitals Group. Nori will...

Sweden: Medicover’s founder dies

Jonas af Jochnick, the founder of Swedish healthcare and diagnostics provider Medicover has died suddenly. He founded Oriflame Cosmetics together with his brother Robert in...

UAE: Aster DM Healthcare appoints new chief of innovation

Aster DM Healthcare has appointed Satish Prasad Rath as chief of innovation at its new innovation and research centre in the GCC and India.  In...

People: Van Aken named chief executive of UKM

Hugo Van Aken has been named chief executive and medical director of the 1,457-bed Universitätsklinikum Münster (UKM). "We are delighted to have found a renowned...

Switzerland: COO leaves Ameos

Andreas Hartung, chief operating officer for Ameos Ost and Ameos Süd and member of the management board, is to leave the Quadriga Capital and The...

South Africa: Hertzog to retire at Mediclinic

Edwin Hertzog, chairman of South African healthcare group Mediclinic, is to retire in July next year. He has been chairman since 2016. "On behalf of...

Germany: Ralf Bork named interim acting managing director of SHL Germany

Ralf Bork has been named interim acting managing director of medtech firm SHL Germany. He will take over from Martin Lehner who will be departing...

Germany: Fresenius Medical Care appoints Helen Giza as CFO

Dialysis clinic operator Fresenius Medical Care has appointed Helen Giza as chief financial officer. She succeeds Mike Brosnan who announced his retirement from the...

Germany: Ludwig leaves Mediclin board

Ulf Ludwig is stepping down from the board of German care group Mediclin for personal reasons. He has been a board member since July...