LABORIE Names Brian Ellacott as New President and CEO

LABORIE Names Brian Ellacott as New President and CEO

Prior to joining LABORIE, Brian served as General Manager of Invacare’s (NYSE:IVC) $1 Billion North and South American businesses. Brian’s previous experience includes leadership roles at American Hospital Supply and Baxter International in Canada, Australia and the United States.

“Through 30 years in healthcare, Brian brings significant global healthcare knowledge and a proven track record in growing businesses and achieving operational excellence in various roles in healthcare manufacturing, distribution and services,” said Jamie Fraser, Executive Chairman of LABORIE. “I look forward to working with Brian as we expand our global leadership position in Urodynamics and other specialized pelvic floor disorders.”

“I am very excited to be part of the LABORIE team and I welcome opportunity to lead LABORIE as we expand our global platform of products and services,” Ellacott stated. “Together with the rest of the LABORIE leadership team I look forward to building on the strong LABORIE brand position and industry leading products to assist patients who suffer from Urology, Gynecology and Colorectal disorders.”

About LABORIE                                                                             

LABORIE (www.laborie.com), headquartered in Toronto, Canada, is a leading global developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative medical technology and consumables used for the diagnosis and treatment of Urinary and Fecal Incontinence, as well as other pelvic floor disorders in the Urology, Gynecology, and Colorectal fields.