Gerard “ Ged ” Wallace has been named CEO of Ellex Medical Lasers Limited, the company announced in a press release.
Wallace, who previously served as president of Europe, Middle East and Africa at Boston Scientific and president of Asia/China at Baxter International, replaces Tom Spurling, who resigned from the position effective April 5.
“We are delighted Ged has joined Ellex as CEO given his 20+ years of medical device experience,” Victor Previn, Ellex chairman, said in the release. “Ged is a specialist in developing and managing multinational organizations with comprehensive experience in strategy development, direct operations, joint venture partnerships and acquisitions. As our operations continue to expand, Ged’s direct commercial expertise in building a strong global organization is expected to add significant value to Ellex in coming years as we launch new products and enter new markets.”