Eric Whitters, Tommy Chiu, Ulf Bladin, Kim Walker
HYCOR Biomedical has appointed Eric Whitters as chief operating officer, Tommy Chiu as VP of operations, Ulf Bladin as VP and general manager for EMEA territory, and Kim Walkers as VP of regulatory, quality, and clinical affairs. Whitters comes to HYCOR with more than 22 years of experience working for various sources including Fortune 500 organizations and niche diagnostic companies. Chiu comes to HYCOR with over 34 years of experience in the in vitro diagnostic industry working for companies, such as Diagnostic Products (now called Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics) and Astute Medical. Bladin brings 25 years of diagnostic and pharmaceutical experience in sales, marketing, strategic positioning and successful product launches at Merck Sharp & Dohme, and Pfizer. Walker joins HYCOR after running her own consulting business for 11 years, and previously serving as manager of regulatory affairs at Beckman Coulter.