About The Person
Thomas Gottwald, MD, PhD, Professor of Surgery, has been appointed as member of the Executive Board of Ovesco Endoscopy AG, effective July 1st 2009. At the same time he resigned as Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the company. Before joining the Executive Management of Ovesco, Thomas Gottwald was Global Medical Director of Fresenius Kabi AG and Managing Director of Fresenius Kabi Deutschland GmbH. He also held a number of Executive Management positions with Fresenius. He was President and CEO of Fresenius Biotech GmbH, one of the most successful German Biotech Companies. He is a General and Visceral Surgeon with a strong clinical and scientific track record. He will continue his academic work as a member of the medical faculty of the University of Tuebingen.