Paul Marcun will join Coloplast’s Executive Management team as Executive Vice President, Chronic Care in mid-January 2019. He will take over from Kristian Villumsen who, as of December 4th, will assume the role as President and CEO of Coloplast.

As Executive Vice President of Chronic Care, Paul Marcun will be responsible for Global Marketing, the sales regions and the innovation pipeline within Ostomy Care and Continence Care.

  • I am very happy to be able to welcome Paul Marcun back to Coloplast. This time as Executive Vice President of Chronic Care and as a member of the company’s Executive Management. Paul is a strong leader and an accomplished business developer, and with him at the helm of Chronic Care, Coloplast is well-equipped for the future, says CEO Lars Rasmussen, Coloplast.

Following Paul’s appointment, Coloplast’s Executive Management team will consist of four members as of mid-January 2019: Kristian Villumsen, President & CEO, Anders Lonning-Skovgaard, EVP & CFO, Allan Rasmussen, EVP Global Operations and Paul Marcun, EVP Chronic Care. 

  • I look forward to welcoming Paul back to Coloplast in a new role, and I know his former team feels the same way. Paul brings extensive sales and executive leadership experience to the role, and he knows our company and culture well, says Kristian Villumsen, Coloplast.

New leader in Chronic Care
Paul Marcun has around 20 years of experience in the medtech industry. Paul first joined Coloplast in 2015 and he has been part of Coloplast A/S’ management team for more than three years as Senior Vice President, Emerging Markets. Prior to joining Coloplast A/S, Paul served as President Eastern Europe, Middle East, Africa & India at Stryker International and Vice President Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics and Vice President Ethicon Endo Surgery & Advanced Sterilization Products at Johnson & Johnson. Paul Marcun recently served as President of Surgical Workflows at Getinge.

Paul holds a Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Hons.) from the University of Melbourne and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Technology in Sydney. Paul is an Australian and British citizen and was born in 1966. 

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