Invetech – provider of instrument development, custom automation and contract manufacturing – has announced refinements to its senior management structure as it continues to pursue growth in the diagnostics, connected health and cell therapy automation markets.
Anthony Annibale has accepted the role of global VP of sales, diagnostics and healthcare.
Annibale is a proven product development leader with more than 20 years of experience in markets including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, biotech and consumer products. As global VP sales, diagnostics and connected health, Annibale is responsible for leading the expansion of our North American and European Markets, where his skills and leadership in human-centered design and connectivity are vital in the rapidly evolving diagnostics and broader healthcare markets. In his most recent role at Invetech, Annibale was responsible for leading Invetech’s consumer technology and medical device groups. Annibale holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Old Dominion University.
Vijay Kathir has accepted a newly created role of VP of finance.
Kathir joins Invetech with 30 years of experience in corporate finance for companies based in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia. Most recently, Kathir has worked with Danaher dental technologies company Sybron, and Gilbarco Veeder-Root, a global leader in fuel dispenser technology and member of the Fortive group. Kathir holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Hatfield Polytechnic in the U.K. and is recognized as a chartered accountant in England, Wales and Australia.
“These two appointments position Invetech to meet the changing needs of our clients and the market,” said Andreas Knaack, president of Invetech. “Anthony’s market knowledge and understanding of trends in connected health will help our clients realize new technologies and grow their market offerings. Similarly, Vijay brings a unique combination of financial expertise, operational acumen and technology industry knowledge that will be a key asset as we focus on business expansion.”