Thorn names former director of GE Healthcare as CEO
Mr. Morton joins the Board from GE Healthcare, where he was Group Commercial Director of the Healthcare Solutions business of GE Healthcare, a subsidiary of the General Electric Company.
Prior to that, he was Marketing Director & Deputy General Manager of GE Healthcare’s Infrastructure Solutions division, based in Istanbul and responsible for all aspects of the healthcare infrastructure market in Russia, Turkey, Central Asia, the Middle East and Africa, including technology fleet management, clinical service-line development, turnkey projects and Healthcare Public/Private Partnerships (“PPP”).
Before that, Mr. Morton was Market Development Director of GE Healthcare’s Partnerships Group, responsible for globalising and growing the PPP business opportunities.
His other experience includes responsibility for strategy, finance, risk and operations, establishing GE’s leading position in the global market as a solutions provider.
Jack Kaye, Thorn Medical’s previous Chief Executive, steps up to the position of Executive Chairman, replacing Sir John Lucas-Tooth who is stepping down from the Board.