David A Russell
David A Russell is Vice President of Global Marketing for Patient Monitoring at Philips Medical Systems. Prior to accepting this role he was worldwide Marketing Manager Patient Monitoring for **Agilent Technologies Healthcare Solutions Group.
He is responsible for managing patient monitoring’s global marketing initiatives, which include overall product solution portfolio management, worldwide outbound marketing communication, and business development across the three primary market segments Critical & Cardiac Care, Anesthesia Care and Perinatal Care. Mr Russell is currently based in Boeblingen, Germany at the Philips Medical Systems Boeblingen GmbH facility and has also been based 2002 to 2005 at the Philips Medical Systems Headquarters in Andover MA USA.
Since joining * Hewlett Packard’s Medical Products Group in 1980, Mr. Russell has held a variety of management positions including Perinatal Marketing Manager, Product Marketing Manager, Critical Care Marketing Manager, all in the area of Patient Monitoring and the Managing Director (Geschäftsführer) of the Philips Medizin Systeme Böblingen Gmbh facility.
He has a B.Sc. Honours degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Leeds in England and is a Chartered Engineer of the IEE.
* Agilent Technologies began operating on November, 1st 1999 as a result of Hewlett Packard’s (HP) decision to create two independent companies from the existing HP. **Philips Medical Systems acquired Agilent HSG in 2001.