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 Eversense 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

TORSTEIN MYHRE
Head of Region EU

MIKE SMITH 
Head of Region Emerging Markets

CHRISTIAN DOERINGER 
Head of Human Resources

Annika Pawaroo  
Head of Region North America

Marieke Jansen 
General Counsel

PETER BODLUND 
Head of Operations