Peabody, MA. TÜV SÜD America Inc. announced Dr. Royth von Hahn has been selected as the new Vice President of its Medical and Health Services (MHS) Division in North America. He will oversee all aspects of daily MHS operations across the United States and Canada.
Dr. von Hahn joined TÜV SÜD in 2007 as a Product Specialist for Ultrasound Devices and Software and Lead Auditor for Manufacturer Certification. During that time, he successfully integrated the ultrasound lab into the TÜV SÜD lab facility in Munich and exceeded the planned revenues with ultrasound clients for six consecutive years. In 2011, he began working in TÜV SÜD’s group Innovation Management and for the Product Service Division to develop new business models and services. Dr. von Hahn will maintain his position as Director for Functional Safety, Software and Innovation of TÜV SÜD’s global MHS Business Unit.
Prior to joining TÜV SÜD, Dr. von Hahn was co-founder of a MedTech start-up and an interim professor at a university of applied sciences. He holds a Masters degree in Physics and Industrial Engineering, as well as a PhD in Electrical Engineering.
“Dr. von Hahn’s extensive and comprehensive knowledge and industry experience, as well as his tenure within the TÜV SÜD Group will enable him to continue to provide value for our North America clients. He and his team will help clients navigate through the regulatory changes in Europe, as well as the Medical Device Single Audit Program (MDSAP). Dr. von Hahn will ensure we continue to explore the next wave of services, i.e., digitization to support our clients and future clients to meet market and compliance demands.”
Dr. von Hahn is located in TÜV SÜD America's San Diego, California office.
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About TÜV SÜD
The year 2016 marks the 150th anniversary of TÜV SÜD – a premium quality, safety, and sustainability solutions provider that specialises in testing, inspection, auditing, certification, training, and knowledge services. Since 1866, the company has remained committed to its founding principle of protecting people, property and the environment from technology-related risks. Headquartered in Munich, Germany, TÜV SÜD is represented in more than 800 locations worldwide. TÜV SÜD operates globally with a team of more than 22,000 multi-disciplinary experts recognised as specialists in their respective fields. By combining impartial expertise with invaluable insights, the company adds tangible value to businesses, consumers and the environment. The aim of TÜV SÜD is to support customers with a comprehensive suite of services worldwide to increase efficiency, reduce costs and manage risk. Today, it continues to play a pivotal role as a future-oriented company shaping industry “next practice”.