June 18, 2012 - Yokneam, Israel
Lumenis Ltd., the world's largest medical laser company developing, manufacturing and distributing a broad range of medical lasers and sophisticated energy delivery equipment for surgical, aesthetic and ophthalmic applications, announced that Mr. Roy Ramati has been appointed as the new General Manager of Lumenis’ Aesthetic Business Unit.
“Mr. Ramati is the ideal candidate to lead our Aesthetic Business Unit. He has the strategic view and proven track record of transforming businesses to leverage the huge potential which our business has” said Ms. Tzipi Ozer-Armon, CEO of Lumenis. “His vast management skills make him the right man for the job!”
Mr. Ramati is a highly experienced and successful manager and entrepreneur. His previous roles include: VP & GM Enterprise Division at SanDisk Corp., VP Operations and Manager of the Memory Cards Business at Msystems, and founder and Co-CEO of Fantine Group, a provider of business development services in Europe and a Venture Capital Fund. Mr. Ramati also served as a management consultant at Shaldor, Israel's top management consulting firm. Mr. Ramati holds an MBA from the London Business School, and a BA from Tel Aviv University.
“Lumenis, with its “gold standard” reputation for its leading products, is poised for tremendous growth in the Aesthetic market," said Mr. Ramati. "I am excited about joining the company, and look forward to leveraging my technology, marketing and management experience to further strengthen the Lumenis brand, introduce new solutions into the market, and reinforce connections with our customers and partners."
Lumenis, the world's largest medical laser company, is a global developer, manufacturer and distributor of laser and light-based devices for surgical, aesthetic and ophthalmic applications, with more than 900 employees worldwide. Lumenis has 265 registered patents, over 260 FDA clearances, an installed base of over 80,000 systems and a presence in over 80 countries. Lumenis endeavors to bring the finest state of the art technology products to the market, fulfilling the highest standards of excellence, quality and reliability, delivering premium value and service to its customers. The name Lumenis is derived from the Latin words meaning "Light of Life" highlighting the light, which is the basis of our technologies, used to enhance life. For more information about Lumenis and its products, please visit: www.lumenis.com.
Director Corporate Communications