Elekta AB, of Stockholm, Sweden, reported the appointment of John Lapré as CTO, effective May 1. Lapré previously held the title of executive VP research and innovation at Elekta. Prior to this, he was executive VP of brachytherapy and before joining Elekta in 2011, John was VP of R&D at Nucletron Ltd., of Newtown, Australia.
Ossdsign AB, of Uppsala, Sweden, reported the appointment of Simon Cartmell as board chairman. Cartmell is an experienced entrepreneur in the life-sciences industry and a non-executive director/chairman of a number European medical device companies.