On March 14th, Steve Mahon was appointed CEO and president of Sivantos US. According to Sivantos, Mahon brings strong leadership, strategic vision, and broad experience to continue to grow Sivantos’ share and success in the US market.
Mahon joins Sivantos from Sonova where he has been since 2004, with his last role as CEO of Phonak Canada. He has spent his entire career in leadership roles within medical device companies, including several divisions of Johnson & Johnson. Mahon holds an MBA from Rotman School of Business at the University of Toronto.
Reporting to Mahon, Eric Timm has been named Chief Operating Officer. Timm will be responsible for customer strategy and operations, bringing extensive managerial sales and marketing expertise in the US healthcare industry. Most recently he worked at Phonak US from 2008 to 2016, serving as VP of marketing and national sales. Prior to Phonak, Timm held leadership positions at Cardinal Health, 3M, and Bristol-Myers Squibb. He holds an MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.