TORONTO, ON/ WAYNE, NJ (December 4, 2019) – BEDFORD GROUP/TRANSEARCH RECRUITS TOP QUALITY EXECUTIVE TO GETINGE GROUP
The Bedford Consulting Group TRANSEARCH is pleased to announce that they have continued to build on their strategic partnership with Getinge Group (https://www.getinge.com), that now spans a number of successful Senior Executive Searches throughout North America.
Most recently, our North American Healthcare practice, completed the search for the new Head of Global Quality (Based in the US) reporting to the Executive Vice President, Group Quality and Regulatory Compliance (Based in Sweden).
Shawn Hunsaker joins Getinge Group from Philips, where he was most recently the Vice President of Quality Transformation for the organization’s Healthtech Connected Care and Health Informatics Business Cluster. Prior, Hunsaker worked in the Netherlands with Philips, leading all Quality and Regulatory Affairs (Q&R) activities for Philips’ Magnetic Resonance businesses. His early career was spent with Varian Medical Systems in a variety of engineering, manufacturing and quality mandates before spending 5 years with General Electric Healthcare as their Global Director for Quality Management Systems for the surgery business. Hunsaker has a Degree in Applied Chemistry from the University of Utah and an MBA from Westminster College.
“It continues to be a privilege for us to partner with Getinge Group on this and other critical executive roles as they evolve this organization in the North American marketplace,” said Darren Raycroft, Partner and Co-Leader of Bedford Group/Transearch Healthcare Practice. “Our unique proprietary diagnostic and assessment tools focused on “Fit”, as well as our close working relationship with the executive team at Getinge Group, were critical in attracting a high calibre leader like Shawn to the organization”.
ABOUT THE BEDFORD CONSULTING GROUP TRANSEARCH:
The Bedford Consulting Group TRANSEARCH is one of North America’s leading independent executive search firms with 60+ offices located in 40 countries.
Bedford TRANSEARCH Healthcare practice is co-led by Howard Pezim, the co-founder and Managing Director of Bedford, Howard has specialized in the recruitment of Senior Executives in Healthcare for more than 30+ years. Darren Raycroft brings close to 15 years of executive search and strategic consulting experience, with a core focus on Healthcare. Prior to joining Bedford/Transearch in 2007, Darren worked with a boutique healthcare consulting firm, where he authored a number of syndicated reports on medical device technologies in emerging markets.