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Covidien announces leadership appointment

Staff writer |
Dublin, Ireland - July 23, 2014, Dublin, Ireland - Covidien plc, a healthcare products company and manufacturer of medical devices and supplies, announced that Bryan Hanson will be elevated to the newly created position of group president, Covidien, effective October 1, 2014.

Mr. Hanson has overseen the company’s Surgical Solutions, Vascular Therapies and Respiratory & Monitoring Solutions business units, as well as its Health Systems organization, since October 2013. He recently assumed oversight of the company’s Emerging Markets business and will add responsibility for the company’s Developed Markets and Medical Supplies businesses when his appointment becomes effective.


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