General Manager - EMEA Region
Georges Batarsé joined MP Biomedicals as EMEA General Manager in February 2018. Georges will have primary bases of operations in both Illkirch, France and Eschwege, Germany and will focus on growing the business in Europe, Middle East, and Africa.
Georges brings to MP Biomedicals over 20 years of experience managing complex, cross-cultural organizations where he successfully drove operational improvements and delivered strong revenue and profit growth. Most recently, he was an executive consultant helping companies through post-merger integrations. Prior to that, Georges was Managing Director of Wassenburg Medical, where he led the post-merger integration of a subsidiary, redefining strategy and doubling sales within 2 years. Earlier, Georges was a member of the Kontron AG Management team, serving as General Manager of the Toulon site and Head of the Military/Aerospace, Avionics and Railways Business Unit. At Kontron, Georges modernized the Toulon site, achieved sales in two new markets and optimized operations to achieve double digit earnings results. Georges also held earlier roles involving turnaround efforts, optimizing business strategy and driving growth which makes him a strong addition to the executive team.
Georges earned an Masters Degree in Electronics, Electrotechnics and Automatisms from the University of Grenoble in France and is fluent in French, English, German and Arabic.