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Schaerer Medical AG

New Hire at Schaerer Medical AG

Hans Rudolf Sägesser

Hans Rudolf Sägesser assumes responsibility for Sales & Marketing

Münsingen, September 17, 2009 -On September 1, 2009 Hans Rudolf Sägesser has been appointed Head of Sales & Marketing at Schaerer Medical. In this position, he assumes international responsibility for sales, marketing and product management of the Swiss producer of mobile operating tables. In addition to that, he is member of the management board at Schaerer Medical AG.

Hans Rudolf Sägesser (44) is an expert with proven track record in medical device technology. He brings comprehensive market knowledge and 20 years of international sales and marketing expertise into his new job. The holder of a Master of Science in Business Administration held several management positions during his career. Hans Rudolf Sägesser is a proven expert in the areas of orthopedics, traumatology and spine surgery. He worked for leading producers of medical devices – omong others Zimmer, Mathys (Synthes) and Merck. Before he joined Schaerer Medical, he was Director of Sales and Market Development at Geistlich Pharma AG.

The Schaerer Medical AG is a leading producer of mobile operating tables, medical equipment and special accessories for all surgical disciplines and ranges of application. For more than 115 years, the Swiss tradition company has been producing operating tables of high quality and has been manufacturing them in Switzerland exclusively; they are distributed on a global scale. Schaerer products stand for highest precision, quality and a long-life cycle. Being a medium sized company, Schaerer Medical is able to flexibly react to specific customer requirements. In consequence, the company can offer individual solutions for any area of surgical application. As a partner of the medical sciences, Schaerer Medical develops and continuously refines its products in close cooperation with leading surgeons and personalities of the medical sector. A network of distributors in more than 90 countries and local service partners guarantee worldwide availability of Schaerer products and first-class local service.



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