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Dr. David Martyr

Dr. David Martyr

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

1957, British citizen

Member since joining Tecan in 10/2012

Education Education B.Sc. and doctorate in Engineering (University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom)
Professional background
2009 - 2011 Group Executive and Vice President of Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR), the shareholder of Leica Microsystems Group, overseeing the development of Danaher’s Life Sciences businesses
2007 - 2011 Group President of Leica Microsystems Group with full responsibility for Leica Microsystems, Leica Biosystems and Invetech
1998 - 2007 Various senior management and professional positions at Leica Microsystems, including Executive Vice President Worldwide Sales and Marketing and Managing Director, Europe
1989 - 1998 Variety of management and sales-related positions at Lumonics Inc., including Managing Director, Europe
1984 - 1988 Sales and marketing management positions at Ferranti plc
Other activities

Analytical, Life Science and Diagnostics Association (ALDA), Member of the Board