ABOUT US

ABOUT US: LEADERSHIP TEAM

Established in 2016 through the acquisition of Bayer Diabetes Care by PHC Holdings (formerly known as Panasonic Healthcare Holdings), Ascensia Diabetes Care is a global company entirely dedicated to improving the health and lives of people with diabetes. We are home to the world renowned CONTOUR® portfolio of blood glucose monitoring systems and the exclusive global distribution partner for the Eversense® continuous glucose monitoring systems from Senseonics. And we are committed to adding more innovative and life-changing products to our portfolio.

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT BOARD

The Ascensia Diabetes Care Executive Management Board is responsible for defining the company strategy, steering the business and taking operational and financial decisions to drive growth, innovation and efficiency.

ROBERT SCHUMM
President and Head of BGM Business Unit

ELAINE ANDERSON
Head of Senseonics CGM Business Unit

JAN VANNERUM
Chief Financial Officer

APRIL HUANG 
Head of New Business and Domain Portfolio

THOMAS EIGEN
Head of Strategic Analysis, BGM Business Unit

TOKUNAGA HIROYUKI
Head of In Vitro Diagnostics Business Unit and Japan Operations

MARY PUNCOCHAR
Head of Region US

TORSTEIN MYHRE
Head of Region EU and Canada

MIKE SMITH 
Head of Region Emerging Markets

JOHN MARTINSON 
Head of International Operations

CHRISTAIN DOERINGER 
Head of Human Resources

URSULA HERMETSCHWEILER 
Head of Legal and Compliance, EMEA