A track-record of success
19.03.2012 - Swiss-headquartered automation specialist Tecan AG (Männedorf) has hired Dr. David Martyr as its new Chief Executive Officer.
David Matyr, who has played a string of successful leadership roles in the last 13 years within the Life Sciences sector, will join Tecan from Leica Microsystems. There he helped boost annual sales from US$500m to over US$1.2bn in the last four years. Martyr will join Tecan as soon as his current contractual obligations permit. Tecan’s former CEO Thomas Bachmann will leave the firm immediately. In the meantime, Gérard Vaillant will act as interim acting CEO.http://www.european-biotechnology-news.com/people/bio-people/2012-01/david-martyr.html