May 22, 2014 (Bothell, WA) – Verathon® Inc., a leading manufacturer and marketer of imaging and respiratory medical device solutions, today announced the appointment of Tim Shauf as Vice President and General Manager for the company’s Respiratory & Surgical Solutions business group.
Tim has an accomplished 19-year record of building global revenue and market share across the medical device, bio-tech, and pharmaceutical industries.
With previous leadership roles at Covidien, Gilead Sciences, and GlaxoSmithKline, Tim has demonstrated expertise in developing new products and entering new markets, as well as accelerating growth for existing products.
He is responsible for the Verathon product portfolio that includes GlideScope® video laryngoscopes, which offer improved maneuverability and working space for routine and difficult airways.
Tim holds an MBA degree from the Thunderbird School of Global Management, and a BA degree from Wake Forest University.
Verathon is a global medical device company focused on supporting customers by being their trusted partner, delivering high-quality products that endure over time and ensure clinical and economic utility. Two areas where Verathon has significantly impacted patient care, and become the market leader in each, are bladder volume measurement and airway management. The company’s BladderScan portable ultrasound and GlideScope video laryngoscopy systems effectively address unmet needs for healthcare providers and meaningfully raise the standard of care for patients. Verathon, a subsidiary of Roper Technologies, is headquartered in Bothell, Washington, and has international subsidiaries in Canada, Europe and Asia. For more information, please visit www.verathon.com.
About Roper Technologies
Roper Technologies is a diversified technology company and is a constituent of the S&P 500, Fortune 1000, and the Russell 1000 indices. Roper provides engineered products and solutions for global niche markets, including software information networks, medical, water, energy, and transportation. Additional information about Roper is available on the company’s website at www.ropertech.com.
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