Michael Melingo has been appointed head of marketing, sales and services of the Lab Products & Services Division at Sartorius, and will serve as a member of the group executive committee. Mr. Melingo will report to chief executive officer and executive board chairman Dr. Joachim Kreuzburg. He succeeds Dominique Baly, who will retire from the company.
Mr. Melingo has more than 30 years of experience in the industry as a sales and marketing executive. He joins the company from Metrohm, a Swiss manufacturer of analytical instruments, where he was chief executive officer of its U.S. subsidiary. He also held positions with Baxter, Bio-Rad, Millipore and Waters in Europe and Asia.
“With Michael, we have found an exceptionally experienced manager to join our team, who has successfully managed international laboratory businesses. In his new role at Sartorius, he will focus on further developing the global sales, marketing and service organization of our laboratory division business and strengthen its strategic positioning,” said Dr. Kreuzburg.