Saturday, August 17, 2019

Germany: Paracelsus Kliniken appoints Martin Siebert as CEO

Paracelsus Kliniken, one of the largest private hospital operators in Germany, has appointed Martin Siebert as chief executive. He takes over from Michael Philippi,...

Switzerland: Christoph Brönnimann named chief executive of Medartis

Basel-headquartered orthopaedics firm Medartis has appointed Christoph Brönnimann as chief executive officer from 1 September. He will succeed Willi Miesch, who is handing over...

Australia: Ballantyne to leave Healthscope

Healthscope managing director and chief executive Gordon Ballantyne will leave the company once Canada's Brookfield Asset Management takes over. “In his relatively short time with...

Australia: Bruce Soden steps down at Ramsay

After more than three decades, Bruce Soden is to step down as group finance director and chief financial officer of Ramsay Health Care, in...

China: Boardroom coup at Golden Meditech

Five board members including founder, chairman and chief executive officer Kam Yuen have stepped down from Hang Seng-listed Golden Meditech. All five cite “personal reasons”...

Malaysia: Tan to step down from IHH Healthcare

Tan See Leng, managing director and chief executive of IHH Healthcare, Asia’s largest healthcare company, is to retire at the end of his contract....

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...

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: Khawar Mann resigns from Evercare

Khawar Mann, the former chief executive of the US$1bn healthcare fund previously managed by Dubai-based private equity firm Abraaj, has resigned. Mann has resigned as...

Dubai: Alvarez & Marsal appoints new healthcare director

Global professional services firm Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) has appointed Ray Berry as the new director for its regional healthcare practice. Berry will provide advisory...