Gecko Biomedical has appointed Youssef Biadillah as chief development officer. Biadillah has 13 years of experience at various product development roles. He was part of the core R&D teams at Baylis Medical in Toronto, Canada (now Kimberly-Clark) and Sadra Medical in Silicon Valley, USA (now Boston Scientific). He then joined Symetis in Switzerland.
Stimwave has hired Pat Tompkins as executive vice president of sales. Tompkins was most recently vice president of sales at Interrad Medical for three years. Prior to that role, he was vice president of sales for St. Jude Medical for eight years and at Entero Medics as executive director for a year and a half.
Illumina has named Mark Van Oene as chief commercial officer. Van Oene was previously Illumina’s senior vice president of the Americas region and was named interim chief commercial officer in late 2016. He joined the company in 2006 as regional account manager for Canada.
DJO Global has appointed Jeffery McCaulley as global president of its subsidiary, DJO Surgical. McCaulley was most recently president and CEO of Smiths Medical. Prior to that role, he served as president of the global reconstructive division at Zimmer. Previously, he was president and CEO of the health division at Wolters Kluwer and vice president and general manager of the global diabetes business unit at Medtronic. He began his career at GE Healthcare.