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Leadership

Our Management and Supervisory Boards are united in helping us go further for health

Leadership

Responsible for HARTMANN USA's strategic direction and day-to-day operations, our leadership team is made up of talented professionals with extensive experience across the healthcare industry.

Jonathan Procopio
Managing Director
Jonathan Procopio

Jon’s 15+ years of expertise in wound care technologies, production, and team leadership includes deep operational experience and a focus on improving businesses. Bringing exceptional visionary skills, deep market insights, strength in organizational development, and an enthusiasm for building strong, capable teams, Jon has a track record of consistently delivering bottom line results with a unwavering focus on impacting patients and care-givers.

Chief Financial Officer
Aaron Bower

Aaron brings a strong background in setting up and leading organizations, with over 15 years of experience from a variety of industries. With HARTMANN USA since 2016, he has maintained a track record of success in leading teams and implementing organizational efficiencies. Aaron’s priority is assuring finance and operational excellence at HARTMANN USA, along with delivering a high level of customer satisfaction. Aaron holds a B.S. in Accounting and completed his MBA at the University of Virginia.


Vice President of Marketing
Kelly Horner

Kelly Horner has over 25 years of experience in the medical device industry and is Advanced Wound Product Certified. Kelly's background includes Account Management, Sales leadership, Sales Training, and Marketing. At Hartmann, Kelly's priority is understanding customer needs. She leads a team in developing solutions and tools to support healthcare providers and patients in their wound management journey. Kelly earned her B.S. in Medical Technology at the University of Tennessee.

Vice President of Sales
Jason Curry

With over 20 years in the medical device industry, Jason brings experience from CCS Medica and Covidien/Medtronic, having progressively moved into higher leadership roles. At HARTMANN USA since 2019, Jason is focused on providing scalable growth in our strategic initiatives and product portfolio. He is a believer in the leadership and development of his people and in providing a winning culture and environment to make HARTMANN USA a destination workplace.

Vice President of National Accounts
Doug Johnston

Doug has over 25 years of experience in the medical device industry in both acute and post-acute segments. He has held various sales leadership positions throughout his career and is passionate about building high performance teams to address challenges and achieve critical objectives. In his current role with HARTMANN USA, Doug is responsible for developing strategies to drive above market growth with our national customers and distributor partners. Doug holds a B.B.A. from the University of Georgia.

Director of Human Resources & Compliance
Diane Marsilio
Diane has been championing change initiatives and transforming HR processes in an array of industries for over 20 years. She has a passion for building exceptional workplaces, developing and enabling talent and executing Human Resources strategy to drive business results. In her role at HARTMANN USA, Diane leads culture and engagement initiatives, manages talent, training, development, compensation, benefits, compliance, and serves on strategic project teams for global initiatives. Diane holds SPHR and SHRM-SCP certifications in addition to a B.S. in Business from The Ohio State University.

The management board

At PAUL HARTMANN AG in Heidenheim/Germany, the holding company steering all group activities, we're committed to creating innovative healthcare solutions that benefit both professionals and patients the world over. Our Management Board brings a modern, forward-thinking approach to the business, using the expertise and knowledge acquired over the company's almost 200-year history to set the agenda for the future of healthcare.

Supporting our colleagues in Germany is a global network of HARTMANN representatives.

Find out more about our values.

Meet our Management Board
Chairman of the Management Board (CEO)
Britta Fünfstück
A qualified physicist, Britta Fünfstück is the head of the HARTMANN GROUP. She is responsible for corporate strategy, the Transformation Program office, the Infection Management segment with its Risk Prevention and Disinfection divisions, and the KNEIPP subsidiary. Britta Fünfstück's responsibilities also include the German domestic market and the Pharmacy business as well as the Digital, Human Resources, Communications, Quality Management and Compliance departments.
Francois Georgelin
Member of the Management Board
François Georgelin
A biomedical engineer by training, François Georgelin is responsible for the Wound Care segment, Regulatory Affairs and the KOB subsidiary. He is also in charge of marketing operations for North and Eastern Europe, along with France, South America and the USA.
Stefan Grote
Member of the Management Board
Stefan Grote
Management expert Stefan Grote is responsible for the Incontinence Management segment along with the areas of Procurement, Supply Chain, Real Estate, Sustainability, Online and E-Commerce. Alongside lean management and technical services in the operating area, he is also in charge of marketing operations in Western and Southern Europe, Asia, Australia, the Middle East and Africa.
Member of the Management Board (CFO)
Oliver Neubrand

Business graduate Oliver Neubrand took over as CFO on January 1, 2024, and is responsible for Controlling, Finance, Accounting, Mergers & Acquisition, Internal Audit, Risk Management, Legal, IT, Investor Relations and the CMC and IVF HARTMANN businesses in Switzerland.

Meet our Supervisory Board

Our Supervisory Board, with its equal representation of employees and shareholders, oversees the management board and appoints its members.

Fritz-Jürgen HeckmannAttorney-at-law in the lawyer co-partnership Kees Hehl Heckmann and Supervisory Board Member Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Ralf Willeck*Chief Authorized Representative of IG Metall Heidenheim Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Joachim Bader*Full-time Chairman of the General & Group Works Council (until April 30, 2022)
Birgit Herm-Grimm*Full-time Chairwoman of the Works Council of PAUL HARTMANN AG (from April 30, 2022)
Yvonne Brix*Member of the Works Council of BODE Chemie GmbH
Prof. Dr. Angelika C. Bullinger-HoffmannProfessor of Ergonomics and Innovation Management at Chemnitz University of Technology
Christine Geppert*Full-time Chairwoman of the Works Council of Karl Otto Braun GmbH & Co. KG
Gerhard HirthManaging Director of SCHWENK Zement International Geschäftsführungs GmbH
Horst Mund*Trade Union Secretary for the Management Board of IG Metall
Wolfgang Röhrl*Representative of the executive staff
Joachim E. SchielkeFormer Member of the Management Board of Landesbank Baden-Württemberg and former Chairman of the Management Board of Baden-Württembergische Bank
Eduard SchleicherGeneral partner of the SCHWENK Zement KG
Prof. Dr. med. Sevgi Tercanli

Specialist in gynecology and obstetrics in own private practice

* elected employee representatives
Discover the values that define who we are as a business

We believe our three core values will drive us to go further for health: passion, partnership and professionalism.

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