The Supervisory Board of European healthcare player Mediq announces the appointment of Paul Hitchin as the new CFO and member of the Mediq Board of Management with effect from 1 January, 2018.
Paul Hitchin has extensive international experience in financial leadership functions. He is a British national and joined Ford Motor Company in 2001 where he worked in finance. Since 2004, he has held global CFO positions at General Electric, amongst others in the healthcare industry as CFO of GE Biotechnologies and most recently as global CFO of General Electric Mining. He will use his specialized business expertise to further strengthen and grow Mediq’s position as an international service provider in institutional healthcare and homecare.
Rob ter Haar, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, said: “Both the Mediq Supervisory Board and the Management Team are enthusiastic about Paul Hitchin taking up this position. We are convinced that Paul, with his ample experience and proven track record, will help us execute our growth strategy while at the same time continuing Mediq’s track record of successful acquisitions.”