Contributors

Ahmed Bentahar, M.D., Ph.D.
Ahmed Bentahar, M.D., Ph.D.
Dr. Bentahar is a clinical analysis specialist (pathologist) with more than 30 years of experience in the field of hematology and laboratory medicine. For the past 27 years, he served as a hematology product specialist, hematology product manager, staff applications scientist and senior manager of global scientific marketing at Beckman Coulter.
Amy Pfeiffer
Amy Pfeiffer
Amy Pfeiffer, MT(ASCP) is a Hematology Specialist and Clinical Education Coordinator at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center Laboratory in Mattoon, Illinois.
Bernadette Duffy - Vice President, Global Service, DBS & Project Management
Bernadette Duffy - Vice President, Global Service, DBS & Project Management
Bernadette (Bernie) Duffy is vice president, Global Service, DBS & Project Management.
Chris Hagen - Vice President, Global Marketing
Chris Hagen - Vice President, Global Marketing
Chris Hagen serves as the Vice President, Global Marketing for Beckman Coulter.
Christoph Moellers
Christoph Moellers
Christoph Moellers is vice president and general manager of Beckman Coulter’s Workflow and Informational Technology Solutions business. Leveraging years of global experience in automation and clinical informatics, he is responsible for the design, development and market strategy of the organization’s Laboratory Automation Systems and Clinical Information Management Tools.
Editorial Team
Editorial Team
The Beckman Coulter editorial team brings you timely news and resources focused on elevating clinical laboratory performance and advancing patient care.
Elena Sukhacheva, Ph.D.
Elena Sukhacheva, Ph.D.
Dr. Elena Sukhacheva has more than 15 years of experience in the diagnostic industry and is director of medical and scientific affairs, with global responsibility for Beckman Coulter's research in the field of laboratory hematology.
Janelle Heysek
Janelle Heysek
Janelle Heysek is the national sales manager for Beckman Coulter’s clinical informatics solutions. She leads the Clinical Informatics team in the technical and strategic positioning of solutions with customers across the United States.
Jason Booth
Jason Booth
Jason Booth is a Global Product Manager for the Workflow and IT Business Unit. He leads global commercialization efforts for clinical informatics.
Jianqing Bennett - Senior Vice President, High Growth Markets
Jianqing Bennett - Senior Vice President, High Growth Markets
Jianqing Bennett is Senior Vice President, High Growth Markets at Beckman Coulter Diagnostics
Julie Sawyer-Montgomery - President, Beckman Coulter Diagnostics
Julie Sawyer-Montgomery - President, Beckman Coulter Diagnostics
In her role as President, Beckman Coulter Diagnostics, Julie Sawyer Montgomery leads our vision to advance healthcare for every person.
Kathleen Orland
Kathleen Orland
Kathleen Orland currently serves as senior vice president and general manager for Beckman Coulter’s Clinical Chemistry Immunoassay (CCIA) business unit, leading product strategy and new product development programs across eight global sites.
Kathleen Orland - Senior Vice President & General Manager, Clinical Chemistry and Immunoassay
Kathleen Orland - Senior Vice President & General Manager, Clinical Chemistry and Immunoassay
Kathleen currently serves as Senior Vice President and General Manager for the Clinical Chemistry Immunoassay (CCIA) Business Unit
Lindsay Sun
Lindsay Sun
Lindsay Sun is Senior Scientific Affairs Manager at Beckman Coulter.
Marianne Ovesen - Senior Vice President, Global Operations
Marianne Ovesen - Senior Vice President, Global Operations
Marianne joined Beckman Coulter as senior vice president of global operations in 2019.
Mark Kuhn - Senior Vice President and Group CFO, Diagnostics Platform
Mark Kuhn - Senior Vice President and Group CFO, Diagnostics Platform
Mark Kuhn is Senior Vice President and Group CFO, Beckman Coulter Diagnostics Platform
Mickey Blanks - Senior Vice President, Human Resources & Communications
Mickey Blanks - Senior Vice President, Human Resources & Communications
Mickey Blanks is Senior Vice President, Human Resources & Communications at Beckman Coulter.
Noreen Galvin - Senior Vice President, Quality, Regulatory & Clinical Affairs
Noreen Galvin - Senior Vice President, Quality, Regulatory & Clinical Affairs
Noreen Galvin is SVP, Quality, Regulatory and Clinical Affairs for Beckman Coulter Diagnostics.
Peter Soltani
Peter Soltani
Peter Soltani is Senior Vice President & General Manager for Hematology & Urinalysis, and recently expanded his role to lead the Workflow & IT Solutions business.
Peter Soltani - Senior Vice President & General Manager, Hematology, Urinalysis & Workflow Information Technology Solutions
Peter Soltani - Senior Vice President & General Manager, Hematology, Urinalysis & Workflow Information Technology Solutions
Dr. Peter Soltani is SVP and general manager of Beckman Coulter's Hematology, Urinalysis & WITS business unit
Sarah Moore - Senior Vice President, Developed Markets
Sarah Moore - Senior Vice President, Developed Markets
Sarah joined us in 2018 and since then has done an outstanding job of accelerating our commercial improvement agenda in North and Latin America and Europe
Shamiram Feinglass
Shamiram Feinglass
Shamiram R. Feinglass, MD, MPH is Chief Medical Officer and Vice President, Global Government at Beckman Coulter. She leads Global Medical, Government, Reimbursement, and Clinical Affairs for Life Sciences and Diagnostics.
Simon Kasse
Simon Kasse
Simon Kasse is the Global Product Manager for Beckman Coulter’s DxA 5000 Automation family and is based in Munich, Germany.
Timea Zsiray
Timea Zsiray
Timea Zsiray is senior director of global product marketing at Beckman Coulter where she leads the global commercialization of new products.
Todd W. Kelley
Todd W. Kelley
Todd W. Kelley, M.D., M.S., is board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and Hematology and is medical director at Beckman Coulter.
Varun Agarwal
Varun Agarwal
Varun Agarwal is a Global Product Manager for the Workflow and Information Technology Solutions Business Unit at Beckman Coulter, where he leads global commercialization efforts for the Power Express.
Vibeke Holst-Andersen - Senior Vice President, Legal & General Counsel
Vibeke Holst-Andersen - Senior Vice President, Legal & General Counsel
Vibeke joined Beckman in June 2019 after more than six years as Radiometer VP Legal and General Counsel.

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