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President EMEA Region - Peter Coenen

Joined Smith+Nephew in September 2020 with responsibility for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Peter is based in Zug, Switzerland.

Skills and Experience

Peter is an experienced cross-cultural leader and is adept at delivering results by building successful teams. Most recently, Peter was President of Terumo Interventional Systems, a Japan-based medical device company that is part of the Terumo Corporation. In addition to this role, Peter also acted as Terumo’s General Manager of its CEEMEA region (Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa). During his 7-year tenure with Terumo, Peter helped drive growth by more than doubling both revenue and profitability. Prior to Terumo, Peter held a number of senior roles in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Latin America with Guidant Corporation, Haemonetics Corporation and Boston Scientific Corporation.

Peter has a wealth of operational experience that will help drive business performance and bolster the future success of the EMEA region.