ICON Medical Imaging Appoints Dr. Kornelia Martin as Vice President, European Operations

ICON today announced that it has strengthened the leadership of its Medical Imaging division through the promotion of Kornelia Martin, Ph.D. as Vice President, European Operations. In her new role, Dr. Martin will be responsible for driving ICON Medical Imaging’s activities in Europe, which were expanded through the acquisition of Timaq Medical Imaging in May 2010.

“Supporting our European clients who are increasingly using imaging technology in their development programs continues to be a focus for us,” commented Ted Gastineau, President, ICON Medical Imaging. “Our acquisition of Timaq has greatly boosted our capabilities in Europe and Kornelia’s scientific and operational expertise will further strengthen our presence in the region.”

Dr. Martin joined ICON Medical Imaging in January 2009 as Senior Director, Business Development. Prior to joining ICON, Dr. Martin held sales and scientific roles in Europe and the US for FOCUS Clinical Drug Development, Synarc and Baxter Oncology, Cellular Therapy. An x-ray technician by training, Dr. Martin was awarded her Ph.D. in Human Biology from Philipps University Marburg, Germany, through her work in establishing new prognostic and predictive factors for breast cancer patients.