In this week's news, Samsung gobbles up another imaging company and Lantheus Medical Imaging nabs a new CEO

Mergers and Acquisitions

Monday Moves [11/12/12]

New CFO at Conformis; Stryker Realigns Management

ConforMIS Appoints Peter Traynor as Chief Financial Officer
ConforMIS, Inc., a privately held medical device company that produces patient-specific orthopedic implants, including the iTotal G2 total knee replacement system, has announced the appointment of 30-year business and financial management veteran Peter Traynor as the company’s CFO. Prior to joining ConforMIS, Traynor spent 10 years at Genzyme Corporation, where he served as the...

November 12th, 2012


Monday Moves [11/5/2012]

New CEOs at Pathwork Diagnostics and AtriCure. Dr. David Barret joins the board of directors at ProUroCare. Medrobotics appoints Eugene Myers and Marshall Strome to medical advisory board.
Pathwork Diagnostics Inc. Appoints Lee McCracken as CEO
Pathwork Diagnostics Inc., the creator of the Pathwork Tissue of Origin Test and a creator of genomics-based diagnostics in oncology, has announced the appointment of Lee R. McCracken as chief executive officer. McCracken, who serves on the company’s board of directors, has over 20 years of experience in the life sciences, spanning novel high-value diagnostics, specialty pharmaceuticals, and platform technologies in both private and public...
November 5th, 2012


Monday Moves [10/29/12]

New CEO at Cadence; Promotions at NewAge Industries and Methods Machine Tools
Cadence Names Alan Connor as new CEO
Cadence Inc., a provider of medical device outsourcing systems, has announced that Alan Connor has been selected as the company’s next chief executive officer. Connor has been serving as the president since April 2011 and will succeed Peter Harris in April 2013 following a six-month transition period. Harris will continue as chairman of the board. Prior to joining Cadence in 2011, Connor enjoyed a distinguished career in the medical device industry. His experience includes a variety of executive management...
October 29th, 2012