Dentsply Sirona appointed Andreas Frank as Executive Vice President Product Group and member of the Executive Leadership Team to lead its Consumables, Implants and Clear Aligner Businesses as well as Corporate Development and Strategy. The announcement came on the occasion of Dentsply Sirona World 2022, the company’s clinical education event in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Andreas Frank recently joined Dentsply Sirona as Executive Vice President Product Group and member of the Executive Leadership Team, as well as Co-Chair of the company’s DE&I Council. In this role, he assumes responsibility for the Consumables, Implants, Clear Aligners, and Wellspect businesses, as well as the Corporate Development and Strategy function of Dentsply Sirona. The respective Leaders directly report to him. Andreas Frank reports to CEO Simon Campion.
“I am very pleased that a professional of the caliber of Andreas Frank has joined the Dentsply Sirona team”, said Simon Campion, CEO of Dentsply Sirona. “Andreas is a seasoned executive with over 20 years of healthcare experience and a broad background in driving business and portfolio growth, developing talent and strategic deployment and execution. I am convinced that under Andreas’ leadership and with the support of the teams, we will begin the realization of our full potential.”
“Being able to connect with customers, partners, industry experts and employees at Dentsply Sirona World in Las Vegas was really inspiring”, said Andreas Frank. “It is truly the ‘Ultimate Experience in Digital Dentistry’. Combining market-leading clinical education and networking, this event also serves as a window into the future. I look forward to continuing to transform dentistry and advance oral health together with Dentsply Sirona!”
Andreas Frank joined Dentsply Sirona most recently from his position as President Front Line Care at Baxter. Prior to that he spent 10 years as a Member of the Executive Leadership Team at Hillrom, where he served as Senior Vice President and President Front Line Care for several years prior to the acquisition by Baxter. His prior responsibilities include Senior Vice President Corporate Development & Strategy and Chief Transformation Officer at Hillrom, managing all aspects of strategy development and execution, M&A and market research. Before that, he served first as Vice President Business Development and subsequently as Director Corporate Development at Danaher Corporation, focused on building out the dental platform and investments across the Danaher portfolio. He also worked at McKinsey & Company earlier in his career.
Andreas holds a German Master’s Degree in Economics and Business Administration, awarded by the Otto Beisheim School of Management in Koblenz (Germany), and an MBA from the University of Texas in Austin, McCombs School of Business.