Chief Executive Officer
Georg Harnoncourt joined NDD Medical Technologies when the company was founded. In 1998, Georg was appointed Vice President of Business Development and became responsible for developing NDD’s business plan and securing funding as the company grew. With a strong focus on U.S. markets, Georg led the highly successful commercial launch of the EasyOne spirometer. Georg was appointed CEO in 2002. Since then, Georg has led the company’s growth by expanding the EasyOne product line and achieving a robust global market presence. Georg studied Business Administration at the Vienna University of Economics and Business.
Christian Buess Ph.D
Chief Technology Officer
Christian Buess obtained his Diploma in Electrical Engineering in 1984 from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zürich (ETHZ). His PhD from 1988 entitled “Transit-Time Ultrasonic Airflow Meter for Medical Application” is the foundation for the flow and molar mass measurement developed by NDD Medical Technologies. Christian worked at the Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine in Germany and developed ultrasonic flow sensors that were used during a Space Shuttle flight and on the Russian Mir space station. Christian is a co-founder of NDD and developed the core technology for a wide range of applications, including measurements in neonates, humans, and large animals.
Chief Operating Officer
Rob is responsible for supply chain, commercialization, finance, accounting, IT, HR, legal, and compliance, joining the company in December 2016. Rob joined NDD from IntrinsiQ, a medical software and data company, being their Vice President of Finance and Operations. Prior to that he held numerous positions within finance and accounting spanning his over 20-year career. Rob earned a bachelor’s degree in business and accounting from Boston College and received his MBA from New York University.
Vice President, International Sales & Marketing
Achim Höin is a passionate sales and marketing leader. After several positions in the consumer electronics and medical device engineering sector, he has spent a significant part of his professional career in various management roles in the med-tech industry. Most recently at imtmedical (now Vyaire Medical), where he was responsible for the market launch of the new bellavista ventilator product line. Achim has a degree in electronics and business administration with a focus on business development and marketing communication.