Navigation Links
Richard Atkin to Join MedTech Nordic Investing & Partnering 2013
Date:4/16/2013

HELSINKI, April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Richard Atkin , President of Sunquest Information Systems, will join the 3rd MedTech Nordic Investing & Partnering 2013 event as a keynote speaker. The MedTech Nordic event is the foremost medical technology event in the Nordic countries. This year it will be held in Helsinki on September 3rd. The event brings together leading experts and investors in the field.

Richard Atkin 's career has spanned numerous industry leadership roles, including President and CEO of Datex-Ohmeda Inc., now part of GE Healthcare, CEO of Spacelabs Medical and former Commissioner for CCHIT. Richard is also President of American Interfaith Camps, Inc., a charitable organization that promotes interfaith dialogue and understanding and a board member of Misys Banking Systems, a London-based Banking Software company with revenues of nearly $1BN.

Sunquest Information Systems is the global market leader in laboratory software. Sunquest provides solutions that enable the full automation of hospital laboratories and also solutions that extend across the continuum of care to all areas of healthcare where lab tests are ordered, samples are collected, or results are needed to make effective clinical decisions.

Sunquest was acquired by Roper Industries in July 2012. After the acquisition Brian Jellison , Roper's Chairman, President and CEO, applauded the Sunquest leadership team as follows: "Sunquest is led by an outstanding and proven leadership team that impressed us with their culture of execution and the results they have created. We look forward to working with the Sunquest team to enhance the value of the business for the benefit of customers, employees and shareholders. The business will continue as Sunquest, marketing products and services under current brand names."

"We are much honored to have Richard Atkin as our guest in Helsinki. Richard's experience in growing the shareholder value of businesses as well as having been an active player in several acquisitions and exits will be very valuable for the Nordic medtech society," said Jan Ekström, project manager of MedTech Nordic Investing & Partnering 2013.

In addition to Mr. Atkin's keynote speech, the MedTech Nordic Investing & Partnering event will include an interesting panel debate between industry representatives Mette-Marie Harild , VP of North-East Europe of Medtronic, Peter Crosby , CEO of Mainstay and Seppo Kopsala , CEO of Optomed, and venture capital investor representatives Katie Ellias , senior associate at Sofinnova, and Killu Sanborn , Director of business development at Oxford Finance.

"This will not be all. More interesting additions to the program are being planned and we are confident that the event will once again meet the expectations of all participants," Ekström concludes.

For further information on the event and contacts, visit: http://www.medtechnordicinvest.com.



'/>"/>
SOURCE FiHTA – Healthtech Finland
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal Open StemCONN 2013
2. SynteractHCR Appoints Bill Pierce as Chief Information Officer and Richard Paul as Chief Medical Officer and Vice President Medical/Regulatory Affairs
3. Fuisz llc Announces Induction of Richard C. Fuisz, M.D., into Georgetown Universitys 1789 Society.
4. Richard Wolf Medical Instruments Launches Narrow-Channel Reprocessing Training
5. Fish & Richardson Prevails in Patent Infringement Trial for Volcano Corporation
6. Richard Wolf Introduces the Smallest Bipolar Resectoscope on the Market
7. Richard Browne Catapulted To U.S. Paralympic Team
8. Scripps Research Institutes Richard A. Lerner Wins Prince of Asturias Award for Scientific and Technical Research
9. Richard Wolf Medical Instruments introduces groundbreaking 5514 Endocam Performance HD
10. Accuray Appoints Richard Pettingill, LFACHE to Board of Directors
11. Richard Wolf Medical Instruments Corporation: 40 Years of Innovation
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/4/2017)... 2017  South Korean-based healthcare product Development Company I.M. ... on Kickstarter. The device will educate the user about ... better efficiency compared to the dated and pricey CPR ... efficacy of the compression for a more informed CPR ... to raise $5,000. ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... FLINT, Mich. , Oct. 2, 2017 ... acquired 8th Day Software and Consulting, LLC , ... 8th Day Software, based in Tennessee ... Management LLC. 8th Day expands EnvoyHealth,s service offerings for ... product development. "In ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... announces the European launch of their new low volume, high throughput ... Cambridge, U.K on October 4th. The new ... unprecedented speed and sensitivity while using far less sample volume through ... ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... 13, 2017 , ... Many families have long-term insurance that covers care for ... a waiver for care if the client has a cognitive impairment diagnosis. , ... care, is often waived, so the benefits from their insurance start immediately,” said Mechell ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... ... Talented host, actor Rob Lowe, is introducing a segment ... of "Success Files," which is an award-winning educational program broadcasted on PBS Member ... with passion and integrity. , Sciatica occurs when the sciatic nerve in the ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... CitiDent and San Francisco ... using cutting-edge Oventus O2Vent technology. As many as 18 million Americans are estimated ... in breathing. Oral appliances can offer significant relief to about 75 percent of ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Asante, a nationally recognized ... have expanded their existing home health joint venture through an agreement, effective October ... a joint venture home health company with Asante, delivering clinically integrated care, for ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... FL (PRWEB) , ... October 12, 2017 , ... On ... holding a treadmill relay – Miles by Moonlight to raise money for the American ... $300 or more. , Teams will work together to keep their treadmills moving ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):