Wayne, Pa. (January 28, 2020) — Tekni-Plex Medical, a Tekni-Plex business, has named Bob Donohue as its new head of sales and business development, Americas.
Tekni-Plex recently announced the formation of its Tekni-Plex Medical business unit to facilitate the supply of mission-critical, high-value components, materials and solutions to medical device manufacturers worldwide. Medical device companies will now have dedicated sales personnel that can assist them across all product lines to provide better and faster solutions.
“Bob knows every aspect of supplying medical device companies with tubing solutions for performance-oriented applications. Over the past several decades, he has gained knowledge and leadership skills which have given him a deep understanding of industry challenges and opportunities. This makes him the ideal person to head our sales efforts in the Americas as we help our customers make the best decisions on their most important business issues through deep engagement, expertise, innovation and quality,” said Dan Lazas, global head of sales.
Donohue’s responsibilities will include sales efforts for the Colorite product line (including PVC and TPE medical-grade compounds), Natvar medical-grade tubing (used for a wide range of medical device applications including intravenous therapy, respiratory, renal/dialysis, anesthesia, diagnostic and surgical equipment), as well as Dunn precision tubing, known for its tightest possible tolerances and the smallest walls.
Donohue joined Natvar in 1998 as an engineering manager and has held various positions over the past two decades. In 2006, he was named general manager of Natvar global operations. Before coming to Natvar, Bob was a product development engineer at Vinyl Plastics Corp. He received his degree in electrical engineering from University of Wisconsin in Madison.
About Tekni-Plex Medical
Tekni-Plex Medical provides advanced medical grade, polymer-based solutions (compounds, tubing and other products) for medical devices and other applications. Its nine manufacturing locations use lean manufacturing tools and principles to drive quality and continuous improvement programs to ensure on time delivery of premium medical products worldwide.
About Tekni-Plex, Inc.
Tekni-Plex is a globally-integrated company focused on developing and manufacturing products for a wide variety of end markets, including medical, pharmaceutical, food, beverage, personal care, household and industrial. Tekni-Plex is headquartered in Wayne, PA, and operates manufacturing sites across ten countries worldwide to meet the needs of its global customers. For more information visit www.tekni-plex.com.