CMR Surgical (CMR) has today announced the appointment of Anna Wasyl as Chief Financial Officer, effective from 1 June 2022.
Anna Wasyl is a highly experienced senior executive with almost two decades of international experience in finance and risk management. She joins CMR from ABB, a world leading manufacturer of industrial robots and robot systems, where she held various senior positions across Europe, the US, China and Mexico in the robotics, process automation and chemical industries. Most recently, Anna was Robotics & Discrete Automation Business Chief Financial Officer in ABB China, where she led financial operations in the high-growth Chinese robotics market. Anna holds an MA in International Economic Relations from SGH Warsaw School of Economics.
Per Vegard Nerseth, Chief Executive Officer of CMR Surgical, commented: “Anna’s appointment is a significant milestone for CMR Surgical as we continue to advance the global scale up of the business in new, high growth markets. Her exceptionally strong experience in leading financial functions and unparalleled understanding of how to positively drive long-term business strategies, while balancing short-term needs, will be invaluable to the business as we continue to deliver our strategy. This is a significant step for the business and we are delighted to welcome Anna to the CMR leadership team.”
This appointment further broadens the expertise of CMR’s leadership team and follows the recent implementation of senior hires in Europe to deliver growth and commercial success across key markets, following the Company’s record $600 million Series D financing in June 2021.
Anna Wasyl, Chief Financial Officer of CMR Surgical, commented: “CMR is a fast-growing, pioneering global robotics business and I’m pleased to join the senior leadership team at such an exciting juncture for the Company. I look forward to being part of CMR’s inspiring mission to deliver Versius and robotic assisted surgery to more hospitals and patients worldwide.”
Source: CMR Surgical