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.
Jon brings several years of wound care experience in various engineering and production management roles. In his past role as VP of Operations, Jon was responsible for production, quality and logistic/supply chain excellence across HARTMANN USA. He brings deep operations experience with a focus on streamlining processes and delivering bottom line results.
Aaron brings broad accounting and finance experience in various industries to the HARTMANN USA leadership team. Aaron has a strong background in setting up and leading finance organizations, along with implementing strong controls and procedures, In his past role as Corporate Controller, Aaron was responsible for accounting, working capital, and reporting excellence across HARTMANN USA. Aaron holds a BS in Accounting and completed his MBA at the University of Virginia.
John brings broad medical device marketing, sales, and operations experience to the HARTMANN USA leadership team. Career success has been achieved by developing high performing teams that deliver strategies and tactical plans that result in growth through new product development, effective product life cycle management and creative brand campaigns. John holds a BS degree from Wake Forest University and an MBA from Loyola University of Chicago.
Todd DeVee has over 20 years of experience in the medical device industry. He has an extensive background in Sales Operations, Sales Training and Sales Leadership in the North American market. Throughout the course of his career, Todd has developed a broad customer and distributor network in Extended Care and will continue to strengthen these at HARTMANN USA. In his current role, Todd will develop his people to outpace the market, while cultivating new markets and opportunities with the right strategy and portfolio for HARTMANN USA.
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.
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A qualified physicist, Britta Fünfstück has led the HARTMANN GROUP as CEO since January 1, 2019. She is responsible for Corporate Strategy and the core segment Infection Management, covering the Risk Prevention and Disinfection divisions. Furthermore, Britta Fünfstück is in charge of the German domestic market, Digital Business, Human Resources, Corporate Communications, Quality, Compliance and the subsidiary Kneipp. Britta Fünfstück also oversees Operations Management for Disinfection, Risk Prevention and Global Technology Services.
A biomedical engineer by training, François Georgelin has been a member of the Management Board since January 1, 2020. In this function, he is responsible for the core segment Wound Management, the pharmacy and e-business distribution channels and Regulatory Affairs. Furthermore, he manages the market activities in the USA, France, as well as Eastern and Northern Europe. He is also responsible for the subsidiary KOB.
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 Heckmann||Attorney-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|
|Yvonne Brix*||Member of the Works Council of BODE Chemie GmbH|
|Prof. Dr. Angelika C. Bullinger-Hoffmann||Professor 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 Hirth||Managing 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. Schielke||Former Member of the Management Board of Landesbank Baden-Württemberg and former Chairman of the Management Board of Baden-Württembergische Bank|
|Eduard Schleicher||General partner of the SCHWENK Zement KG|
|Prof. Dr. med. Sevgi Tercanli|
Specialist in gynecology and obstetrics in own private practice
|* elected employee representatives|