Ventec Life Systems announced that its board of directors appointed Jim Alwan as the company’s president & CEO.
Bothell, Wash.-based Ventec said in a news release that Alwan will assume the role effective March 15, 2021, while also joining as a member of Ventec’s board of directors.
A veteran of more than 25 years in the healthcare space, Alwan most recently served as SVP & GM of the hospital respiratory care business at Philips. He also served as VP of innovation and business development at Becton Dickinson.
“Jim brings a track record of industry accomplishment and effective leadership to Ventec,” Ventec Life Systems board of directors chairman Jim Hickey said in the release. “He has a unique blend of market knowledge, general management, and engineering skills. We are pleased that Jim has joined Ventec and look forward to significant company growth under his guidance.”
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