Vice President and General Manager, Central and Eastern Europe
Dirk Barten became VP and General Manager of Central and Eastern Europe in April of 2017, where he is responsible for leading business operations in Germany, Switzerland, Austria and Eastern Europe. He joined the company in November 2016. Prior to joining, Barten was General Manager at Schölly Fiberoptic GmbH, a long-time supplier of endoscopic imaging technology incorporated into the da Vinci Surgical System. He also served in management positions at General Electric Healthcare and Elekta Instruments.
Mr. Barten holds a degree in Business Administration and a diploma in Medical Engineering from the University of Applied Sciences in Ulm, Germany.