Dentsply Sirona Appoints Simon Campion as Chief Executive

Dentsply Sirona now introduced that Simon Campion has been appointed President and Main Govt Officer and will be part of the Company’s Board of Directors (“Board”), helpful September 12, 2022. He succeeds John Groetelaars, who has served as Interim Main Executive Officer since April 2022. Mr. Groetelaars will keep on to provide on the Board. 

Mr. Campion joins Dentsply Sirona from Becton, Dickinson and Company (“BD”), wherever he most not too long ago served as Government Vice President and President of the Clinical segment and prior to that served as President of the Interventional segment subsequent BD’s acquisition of C. R. Bard. He formerly held a number of management roles throughout the C. R. Bard group, together with foremost the Surgery business enterprise unit.

With the using the services of of Mr. Campion, the Board has asked for a whole evaluate of the Company’s business and operations like aggressive positioning and portfolio, margin enhancement possibilities, and money construction.

Eric K. Brandt, Chairman of the Dentsply Sirona Board, claimed, “Simon’s appointment follows a complete lookup approach to identify the suitable chief to enable the Corporation supply on its strategic and financial aims. Simon is a significant-integrity, transformational leader with a history of earth-class operational knowledge and sustainable development.  In his 25 a long time in the professional medical device market, Simon has led international business enterprise models, pushed professional execution, and created and executed procedures to broaden innovation and produce earnings progress at scale. Throughout his tenure at BD, Simon sent higher than-market annualized profits development, accelerated the segments’ M&A exercise, and expanded the natural innovation agenda. We think Simon’s values and leadership, will be highly impactful in going the Organization forward particularly as the Company prepares to complete the ongoing Audit Committee overview, make improvements to operational rigor, and drive accountability.”

Mr. Campion reported, “It’s an honor to be a part of Dentsply Sirona and have the prospect to guide this good crew. For the duration of my career, I have formulated a clear comprehending of what it normally takes for a world healthcare organization to thrive, and I am self-assured that with its strong foundation of business-leading products and individual-pushed innovation, Dentsply Sirona is properly-positioned to capitalize on the market prospects forward and provide extended-term development and benefit generation.”

Mr. Brandt continued, “The Board is most grateful to the personnel of Dentsply Sirona for their persistence, resiliency, and commitment to our suppliers and individuals throughout this time of uncertainty as the Firm prepares for completion of the ongoing Audit Committee overview. Moreover, the Board thanks John Groetelaars for his provider as Interim Main Executive Officer. During his tenure, John put in place administration units that are key to concentrating and advancing the Company’s best priorities and established an exemplary standard of integrity and accountability. We glimpse forward to continuing to reward from his expertise on the Board.”

Mr. Groetelaars reported, “It has been a privilege to serve as Dentsply Sirona’s Interim CEO. Above the final many months, I have obtained deep perception into Dentsply Sirona’s business enterprise, functions, and opportunities. Dentsply Sirona has a sound tactic in place, and I am keen to utilize the views I’ve acquired as I continue on to help the Company’s development from the Board.”

About Simon Campion

Simon Campion formerly served as Executive Vice President & President of the Interventional and Health care segments at BD (Becton, Dickinson and Business). When BD acquired C. R. Bard in 2017, he to begin with led the integration of the BD & Bard Surgical procedure companies into a solitary business unit and upon having on the job of Govt Vice President & President of Interventional, a $4.2 billion section in 2021, led the broader segment as a result of integration, and oversaw the worldwide strategic, financial and innovation general performance of the segment. Mr. Campion’s management produced revenue progress at scale by way of growth of the segment’s natural and organic innovation agenda and acceleration of its M&A goals. Prior to BD’s acquisition of C. R. Bard, Mr. Campion held numerous leadership roles across the C. R. Bard business in the U.S. and Internationally, including President of the Operation company unit. Previously he held internet marketing and R&D roles at Prepare dinner Medical and Boston Scientific.

Mr. Campion acquired a Bachelor of Engineering and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Limerick, Ireland and an MBA from the Open up University in the United kingdom.

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Dentsply Sirona is the world’s biggest company of qualified dental products and solutions and technologies, with in excess of a century of innovation and service to the dental industry and individuals around the world. Dentsply Sirona develops, manufactures, and markets a complete solution featuring, including dental and oral wellness items as well as other consumable health-related equipment less than a solid portfolio of earth course brand names. Dentsply Sirona’s solutions provide progressive, large-high-quality and powerful methods to advance affected person care and provide better and safer dental treatment. Dentsply Sirona’s headquarters are located in Charlotte, North Carolina. The company’s shares are stated in the United States on NASDAQ below the image XRAY. Go to for extra information and facts about Dentsply Sirona and its items.


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