COO Moves this week include:
|Elgia Therapeutics||FedNat Holding Company||Starton Therapeutics Inc.|
|Advanced Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery||NexTech AR Solutions||Simpluris Inc.|
|Sanctuary Wealth||Macrae, Inc.||ValueHealth|
|Blinktbi, Inc.||Mason Graphite Inc.||SkillStorm|
Would you like to receive our weekly COO Moves directly in your email? Click the SIGN ME UP! button on the right of the blog page.
Should you have any COO Moves to report, please email us.
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + +
Elgia Therapeutics [SAN DIEGO, CA & SHANGHAI] announced that Stacie Canan has joined the company as its Chief Operating Officer and Vice President of Drug Discovery. Canan previously served as Executive Director of Global Health at Bristol Myers Squibb (formerly Celgene). Canan has 28 years of experience in the biopharma and pharmaceutical industry, including scientific and leaderships roles at Ligand, Agouron, and Pfizer.
FedNat Holding Company [SUNRISE, FL] (NASDAQ: FNHC) announced that Patrick S. McCahill has been appointed Chief Operating Officer. McCahill most recently served as President of American Platinum Property and Casualty Insurance Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. McCahill began his career at Universal with Blue Atlantic Reinsurance Corporation, and later served as Vice President of Product Development for Universal Property and Casualty Insurance Company. Previously, McCahill was a reinsurance broker at TigerRisk Partners.
Advanced Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery [MAITLAND, FL] announced that Da Chang has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer. Chang was formerly Senior Vice President – Chief of Regional Operations. Chang joined ADCS in 2015 with a background in business development and healthcare and bioscience operations, as well as business analytics.
NexTech AR Solutions [VANCOUVER, BC] (OTCQB: NEXCF) announced it has hired Eugen Winschel as Chief Operating Officer. Winschel previously served with SAP as Global Vice President. Winschel has spent 18 years leading global and regional efforts for product development, sales and marketing at SAP.
Simpluris Inc. [COSTA MESA, CA] announced that Kevin Lee has joined the executive leadership team as President and Chief Operations Officer. Most recently, Lee served as Senior Vice President of Operations at Epiq Global, Inc. Prior to Epiq, Lee held executive level positions at Ocwen Financial Corporation and HSBC while overseeing Investor Relations and Default Services, respectively.
Sanctuary Wealth [INDIANAPOLIS, IN] has named Kelly Tramontano to the position of Chief Operating Officer. Tramontano’s 28 years of experience in the investment industry includes a 17-year tenure as CEO & President of SWBC Investment Services. Tramontano began her career at SWBC as a financial advisor, after gaining prior experience at Robert Baird and Arvest Bank Group.
Macrae, Inc. [NEW YORK] announced that Laurie Caplane has been appointed Chief Operating Officer. Previously Caplane served as Senior Executive Director and Managing Partner of Law Firm Partner Search at Major, Lindsey & Africa. Caplane’s professional experience in addition to her previous employer includes leadership roles at Geller & Company, Arthur Andersen, Omega Performance, and Citibank. Caplane has served on the Board of Trustees for the United Nations International School, whose members are appointed by the Secretary-General of the United Nations, as well as on the boards of the Women in Law Empowerment Forum, the American Film & Video Association and The Theater of the Open Eye.
ValueHealth [LEAWOOD, KS] announced the hiring of John Gresham as Chief Operating Officer. Gresham comes to ValueHealth from Cerner Corporation, where he held several senior executive roles for the company over his 21-year career. Gresham was most recently Senior Vice President of Cerner’s global population health line of business.
Mason Graphite Inc. [MONTREAL, QC] (TSX.V: LLG) announced that leadership at the management level will be assumed by COO Jean L’Heureux until such time as a permanent CEO can be identified.
SkillStorm [JACKSONVILLE, FL] announced the appointment of Joe Mitchell to Chief Operating Officer. Mitchell brings over 20 years of experience in education, technology, training and enterprise sales across North America and Europe to SkillStorm.
Heartland BancCorp [WHITEHALL, OH] (OTCQX: HLAN) parent company of Heartland Bank, announced that Brian Mauntel has resigned as President and Chief Operating Officer of Heartland Bank. G. Scott McComb, who served as President, Chairman and CEO of Heartland Bank prior to Mauntel’s appointment in April 2019, will assume all president responsibilities while continuing to serve as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. McComb has been with Heartland for over 21 years.